Thousands of people have joined protests blocking major Hong Kong roads, despite the government's insistence that Beijing's not going to change its stance on how elections are run in 2017. Protesters want to be able to nominate candidates for the post of Chief Executive. So far, police are keeping a low profile on the National Day holiday but protesters are preparing for a potential crackdown.
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