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H.K. Police Clear Protesters After Decade’s Biggest Rally

July 2 (Bloomberg) -- Hundreds of police cleared protesters from Hong Kong’s business district today after the biggest march in a decade, held to oppose Chinese control of elections, turned into an overnight sit-in.

Police have arrested 511 people for illegal gathering and obstructing traffic at Chater Road. This morning, police officers carried protesters to buses behind barricades erected near the Mandarin Oriental hotel, clearing the area by 9 a.m.