01 Apr '12, 10am

Thousands march against Hong Kong's new leader, decrying Beijing's alleged interference

Thousands march against Hong Kong's new leader, decrying Beijing's alleged interference

Pro-democracy protesters march on a street to demonstrate against the Chinese government's meddling into the Hong Kong's chief executive election in Hong Kong Apr 1, 2012. -- PHOTO: REUTERS HONG KONG (AFP) - Thousands of people in Hong Kong noisily protested on Sunday against the city's incoming leader and decried Beijing's alleged interference in the election that propelled him to the top job. Holding banners and chanting slogans such as 'One person, one vote' and 'Leung step down', demonstrators marched through the busy city centre to Beijing's representative office in the semi-autonomous territory. About 15,000 people took part in the 90-minute procession, organisers said. Police estimated the crowd at 5,300. It was the first major protest since Mr Leung Chun-ying, 57, a self-made millionaire property consultant, was chosen a week earlier as the next chief executive by ...

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