Latest News Wires Umbrellas aloft, thousands march for democracy in Hong Kong

Sunday's protest march was the first since mass demonstrations last year shone a spotlight on dissatisfaction among young voters in Hong Kong. Beijing insists on vetting candidates who stand for the city-state's top executive position. 

By , Associated Press

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Thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators marched through Hong Kong's streets Sunday in the first major rally since mass protests last year.