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Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters have overwhelmed the streets of Hong Kong, clashing with police firing tear gas canisters and squirting pepper spray.
At least 34 people were injured after police used pepper spray and riot shields to drive back demonstrators occupying Hong Kong's government headquarters.