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Hong Kong Protester: "China Is The Enemy Of Humanity"

Sixtus "Baggio" Leung, one of the pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, speaks with host Jeremy Hobson.
Protesters occupy the departure hall of the Hong Kong International Airport during a demonstration on August 12, 2019 in Hong Kong, China. (Anthony Kwan/Getty Images)

Sixtus “Baggio” Leung, one of the pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, was elected to the Hong Kong Legislative Council in 2016. He was disqualified from serving because he deliberately misread the oath of office and wore a banner reading "Hong Kong is not China."

“Our demand is to change Hong Kong to a safe place and‘s Jeremy Hobson.

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