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Schools shut, riot police out as Hong Kong sees yet another day of unrest

Hong Kong (CNN)Hong Kong is preparing for another day of turmoil Tuesday after a man was shot by a police officer and another set alight following a confrontation with protesters in one of the most dramatic days in over five months of protests.Authorities are calling for calm after a day of clashes around the city on Monday that saw protesters hurl petrol bombs, set fires, build barricades and disrupt transport. More than 260 people were arrested as the protests went late into the night, police said in a statement.Some universities and schools have canceled classes Tuesday as protesters and riot police gather in locations around the Asian financial hub. By 8 a.m., police had already fired tear gas on the city's streets. In a press conferenc ...
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