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    Video caption: Tea, drugs and war: Hong Kong's British history explained

    How the British obsession with tea in the 1800s started the unique story of Hong Kong.

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    Video caption: Hundreds arrested as Hong Kong national security law kicks in

    The controversial new law introduces new crimes with severe penalties, up to life imprisonment.

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    Video caption: Hong Kong security law: 'It spells the death knell for Hong Kong'

    Jimmy Lai, media tycoon and government critic, reacts to China's controversial security law.

  4. Tiananmen leader on Hong Kong: "I am pretty pessimistic"

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    Video caption: What does Wang Dan, of China's 1989 pro-democracy movement, make of the Hong Kong unrest?

    Wang Dan was one of the most visible faces of China's 1989 pro-democracy movement, which ended in a bloody crackdown. What does he make of the political unrest in Hong Kong?

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    Video caption: Hong Kong protests: Parliament 'never represented its people'

    Activist Joshua Wong explains why protesters needed to enter the Legislative Council building.

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    Video caption: Hong Kong protests: Carrie Lam condemns ‘extreme use of violence’

    Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam condemns what she calls the “extreme use of violence and vandalism” by protesters.

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    Video caption: Hong Kong: Protesters removed from HK parliament building

    A day that started with champagne led to clashes between police and protesters and ended with tear gas.