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Hong Kong protests: more than 10,200 arrested in connection with unrest since 2019, government tells lawmakers

Hong Kong police have arrested more than 10,200 people in connection with the anti-government protests in the 20 months since mid-2019, with over 600 of those already convicted, according to latest official updates to legislators.During that period, 26 serving civil servants were arrested or charged over their suspected involvement in the social unrest.The figures were disclosed in papers released to lawmakers on Thursday by the Department of Justice, the Civil Service Bureau, and the…Hong Kong police have arrested more than 10,200 people in connection with the anti-government protests in the 20 months since mid-2019, with over 600 of those already convicted, according to latest official updates to legislators.During that period, 26 serving civil servants were arrested or charged over their suspected involvement in the social unrest.The figures were disclosed in papers released to lawmakers on Thursday by the Department of Justice, the Civil Service Bureau, and the…Read MoreSouth China Morning Post