Hong Kong police begin to clear streets of protesters

  HONG KONG - Hong Kong citizens marched for hours Sunday in a massive protest that drew a late-in-the-day apology from the city's top leader for her handling of legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this former British colony.   Nearly 2 million of the city's 7 million people turned out, according to estimates by protest organizers.   Police said 338,000 were counted on the designated protest route in the "peak period" of the march. A week earlier as many as 1 million people demonstrated to voice their concern over Hong Kong's relations with mainland China in one of the toughest tests of the territory's special status since ...Keep on reading: Hong Kong police begin to clear streets of protesters

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