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Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets, tear gas as protests descend into chaos - Reuters

HONG KONG

(Reuters) – Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in running clashes with protesters late on Sunday amid chaotic scenes as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front against what many see as a broader erosion of freedoms by Beijing.

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TOKYO

(Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said his ruling coalition’s solid win in an upper house election on Sunday showed that voters supported debate over his proposal to revise the post-war, pacifist constitution.

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Pacifist constitution reform at stake as Japan goes to polls - Reuters

TOKYO

(Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling bloc was forecast to win a solid majority in an upper house election on Sunday that could determine whether his dream of revising the post-war, U.S.-drafted pacifist constitution can be kept alive.

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HK actor Simon Yam stabbed in Guangdong, China - JP

Guangdong China

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam was stabbed in the stomach while appearing on stage for a promotional event in southern China on Saturday.

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Protesters carrying barriers to the HK Liaison Office

HONG KONG

Hong Kong is bracing for another huge anti-government march on Sunday afternoon (Jul 21) with seemingly no end in sight to the turmoil engulfing the finance hub, sparked by years of rising anger over Beijing’s rule.

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A glitch in the Matrix, Widespread Account Error at Bank Mandiri - Tribun Bali

Indonesia

TRIBUN-BALI.COM- Bank Mandiri reported an error on Saturday (07/20/2019).

On social media, many customers complain that their savings balance is problematic.

There are customers who report a reduced savings balance of zero rupiah.

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PKR politics boils over, I have other things to think about, says Mahathir - AsiaOne

PUTRAJAYA

As the crisis in PKR boils over, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad refused to be drawn into commenting about the Pakatan Harapan coalition partner.

Anyone can make an assessment of the situation, he said, when asked if the internal turmoil in PKR is a liability to the government coalition.

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