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    Quote Originally Posted by MatthieuTofu
    that’s what I meant. We are not taking about 50-100 ppl here to disband in 30 min ugh..

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrgoodkat
    More people than the government anticipated = obvious support for the protesters = makes government look bad = better cancel the march for some made up reason
    ya I know
    nothing new... but still give some reasonable time for people to disband jesus christ..

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    https://mobile.twitter.com/hkchrisla...23488188395521

    https://mobile.twitter.com/HongKongH...22825681301505

    Can’t help feeling that have only succeeded in escalating the situation in what was probably only going to be a peaceful march. Perhaps what they wanted for the headlines tomorrow.

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    Brutalising the public at large seems like a poor way to de-escalate tensions


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    Quote Originally Posted by MatthieuTofu
    The Twitterverse has come to the universal conclusion that undercovers were behind the vandalism after alleged undercover officers tried to vandalise a shop but ran back to police lines at around 4pm.

    See post #34
    sounds about right. Popo tactics

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    Upside to today's mess: Less tourists coming CNY, it's only 3 weeks away.


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