A protester stands in a cloud of tear gas during a protest against a proposed extradition law in Hong Kong, China, on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Protesters flooding downtown Hong Kong to stop the government’s proposed extradition law effectively presented the city’s leaders with an ultimatum: back down, or risk violent clashes that could be worse than the Occupy movement in 2014. Photographer: Justin Chin/Bloomberg
Justin Chin is a visual journalist based in Hong Kong, currently working as a photo editor and photojournalist at Bloomberg News. Previously, he worked at Rogers Publishing in Canada producing video content for Maclean’s Magazine, Chatelaine, Canadian Business, etc. He also worked as an intern at Reuters.
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