PBS NewsHour

Pro-democracy protesters, China fight for Hong Kong's future

Clip: 10/05/2019 | 12m 9s

Hong Kong residents protested for months this year against an extradition bill that would have allowed criminal suspects to be sent to mainland China. And while the bill was withdrawn, demonstrators are continuing to fight for reforms as leaders in Hong Kong and China try to maintain stability. Nick Schifrin reports as part of, "China: Power and Prosperity," with support from the Pulitzer Center.

Aired: 10/05/19

Rating: NR

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