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A police officer points a gun at protesters trying to escape Hong Kong Polytechnic University on Monday. (Thomas Peter/Reuters)
A police officer points a gun at protesters trying to escape Hong Kong Polytechnic University on Monday. (Thomas Peter/Reuters)
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Police surround a protester trying to leave the campus amid clashes with authorities. (Reuters)
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Police detain a protester who was injured while trying to leave the campus Monday. (Reuters)

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