Tens of thousands of protesters, some waving colonial-era flags and chanting anti-Beijing slogans, staged a pro-democracy rally in Hong Kong Tuesday that organisers say could be the largest since the city was handed back to China.
A child holds up a banner during a pro-democracy rally in Hong Kong, on July 1, 2014
The march reflects surging discontent over Beijing's insistence that it vet candidates before a vote in 2017 for the semi-autonomous city's next leader.
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