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Hong Kong students rally peacefully for democracy after weekend of violent protest

R Sinduja

News Editor

Hong Kong university & school students boycotted class to rally peacefully for democracy. The boycott followed a weekend of worst violence with protesters burning barricades, throwing petrol bombs & police retaliating with water cannon, tear gas & baltons. Students gather on hilltop campus taking turns to make speeches from a stage with a black backdrop embossed with 'Students in Unity Boycott for our City.'