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Pro-government Rally

Attendees line up with flowers at a six months anniversary memorial for a man who fell to his death while hanging a protest banner against an extradition bill in Hong Kong.

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A pro-democracy protester shouts after being detained by policemen during a rally in Hong Kong. A huge crowd took to the streets of Hong Kong some driven back by tear gas, to demand more democracy and an investigation into the use of force to crack down on the six-month-long anti-government demonstrations.

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Policemen from Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) unit search for dangerous materials at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University campus in Hong Kong.

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A demonstrator chants slogans while holding up an Iranian national flag during a pro-government rally denouncing last week’s violent protests over a fuel price hike in Tehran, Iran.

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Demonstrators cry and pray as they hold up portraits of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei at a pro-government rally denouncing last week's violent protests over a fuel price hike, in Tehran, Iran.

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In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, a demonstrator waves a huge Iranian flag during a pro-government rally in the northeastern city of Mashhad, Iran.

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In this photo provided by Mehr News Agency, demonstrators attend a pro-government rally in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, Iran.

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In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, demonstrators, mostly clerics, attend a pro-government rally in the holy city of Qom south of the capital Tehran, Iran.

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This frame grab from video provided by Iran Press, a pro-government news agency based in Beirut, shows pro-government demonstrators marching in, Arak, Iran.

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In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, women attend a pro-government demonstration in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, Iran.

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In this photo provided by the Iranian Students' News Agency, a clergyman takes a picture of a pro-government demonstration in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, Iran.

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In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, women hold posters showing portraits of late Iranian revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei during a pro-government rally in the holy city of Qom, Iran. Tens of thousands of Iranians took part in pro-government demonstrations in several cities across the country on Wednesday, Iranian state media reported, a move apparently seeking to calm nerves after a week of protests and unrest that have killed at least 21 people.

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