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On the ground in Hong Kong

Photographer Stanton Sharpe has been documenting the Hong Kong protests since August. Here is his timeline of the civil unrest – as he asks whether this is the start of a new world order.

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An expression of disapproval

Photo of the day: Demonstrators turn their backs and boo during the Chinese national anthem at a World Cup qualifying match between Iran and Hong Kong on 10th September.

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Protesters march during a rally in Hong Kong

Photo of the day: huge crowds thronged Hong Kong on 9th June to protest against a controversial extradition law proposal that has sparked the biggest public backlash against the city’s pro-Beijing leadership in years.

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