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'Eye for an eye': Hong Kongers protest with patches

Anti-extradition bill protesters wear eye patches in solidarity with a young female medic who was hospitalized after being hit by a pellet round in the right eye during earlier clashes with police inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, China August 12, 2019.

REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Anti-extradition bill protesters wear eye patches in solidarity with a young female medic who was hospitalized after being hit by a pellet round in the right eye during earlier clashes with police inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, China...more

Anti-extradition bill protesters wear eye patches in solidarity with a young female medic who was hospitalized after being hit by a pellet round in the right eye during earlier clashes with police inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, China August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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An injured young female medic receives medical assistance after being hit by a pellet round in the right eye during a demonstration in Tsim Sha Tsui neighborhood in Hong Kong, August 11, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato

An injured young female medic receives medical assistance after being hit by a pellet round in the right eye during a demonstration in Tsim Sha Tsui neighborhood in Hong Kong, August 11, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato

An injured young female medic receives medical assistance after being hit by a pellet round in the right eye during a demonstration in Tsim Sha Tsui neighborhood in Hong Kong, August 11, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A woman receives treatment during a protest at Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A woman receives treatment during a protest at Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A woman receives treatment during a protest at Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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An injured young female medic receives medical assistance after being hit by a pellet round in the right eye during a demonstration in Tsim Sha Tsui neighborhood in Hong Kong, August 11, 2019.REUTERS/Issei Kato

An injured young female medic receives medical assistance after being hit by a pellet round in the right eye during a demonstration in Tsim Sha Tsui neighborhood in Hong Kong, August 11, 2019.REUTERS/Issei Kato

An injured young female medic receives medical assistance after being hit by a pellet round in the right eye during a demonstration in Tsim Sha Tsui neighborhood in Hong Kong, August 11, 2019.REUTERS/Issei Kato
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People protest during a silent sit-in gathering at Yuen Long MTR station in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

People protest during a silent sit-in gathering at Yuen Long MTR station in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

People protest during a silent sit-in gathering at Yuen Long MTR station in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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A man protests during a silent sit-in gathering at Yuen Long MTR station in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

A man protests during a silent sit-in gathering at Yuen Long MTR station in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

A man protests during a silent sit-in gathering at Yuen Long MTR station in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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An anti-extradition bill demonstrator attends a protest at the departure hall of Hong Kong airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato

An anti-extradition bill demonstrator attends a protest at the departure hall of Hong Kong airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato

An anti-extradition bill demonstrator attends a protest at the departure hall of Hong Kong airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets petitioners outside her office in Hong Kong, August 13, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets petitioners outside her office in Hong Kong, August 13, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets petitioners outside her office in Hong Kong, August 13, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Anti-extradition bill protesters attend a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-extradition bill protesters attend a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-extradition bill protesters attend a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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An anti-extradition bill protester covers one eye with gauze during a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-extradition bill protester covers one eye with gauze during a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-extradition bill protester covers one eye with gauze during a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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An anti-extradition bill protester covers her eye with gauze during a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-extradition bill protester covers her eye with gauze during a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-extradition bill protester covers her eye with gauze during a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Anti-extradition bill protesters attend a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-extradition bill protesters attend a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-extradition bill protesters attend a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Anti-extradition bill demonstrators attend a protest at the departure hall of Hong Kong airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Anti-extradition bill demonstrators attend a protest at the departure hall of Hong Kong airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Anti-extradition bill demonstrators attend a protest at the departure hall of Hong Kong airport, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An anti-extradition bill protester wears an eyepatch inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong, August 12, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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