President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron meet for lunch in Biarritz, France, on Saturday. (EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron meet for lunch in Biarritz, France, on Saturday. (EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)

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Gigi, 16, rides the ferry in Tsim Sha Tsui, which will take her across the harbor to Hong Kong for a protest. (Nicole Tung for The Post)
Gigi, 16, rides the ferry in Tsim Sha Tsui, which will take her across the harbor to Hong Kong for a protest. (Nicole Tung for The Post)
Gigi, 16, messages on Telegram with her friends as she walks towards the march in Hong Kong. (Nicole Tung for The Post)
Gigi, 16, messages on Telegram with her friends as she walks towards the march in Hong Kong. (Nicole Tung for The Post)
Gigi and friends Ken, left, and “H” are several streets away from the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government. (Nicole Tung for The Post)
Gigi and friends Ken, left, and “H” are several streets away from the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government. (Nicole Tung for The Post)

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