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Why would Hong Kong’s mafioso take time away from extorting shopkeepers and dealing heroin to beat down protesters?

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A man gestures in front of police members at Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, Aug. 21, 2019.

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