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Hong Kong is on edge hundreds of protesters on Monday still camped out around government buildings a day after nearly two million people hit the streets according to organizers they're demanding a controversial extradition bill be thrown out and leader Carrie lam stepped down , the movement may have got a boost Monday morning when democracy activist Josh will Wong walked free from prison pledging to join the protests talking to media outside the jail he took aim at the lamb and Chinese leader xi team paying , ones just finished five weeks of a two month sentence for contempt of court the veteran activist was only seventeen years old when he emerged as the face of the massive umbrella protests in two thousand fourteen , but he warned that this time around the political crisis sweeping the city would only grow in less lambs steps down and then there's the bill protesters are up in arms over it would allow both locals and foreigners in Hong Kong even those just passing through to stand trial on charges in China I feel deep sorrow and earlier lamb had agreed to suspend the bill and apologize for the way the government handled things but some protesters wanted gone all together read on stick with me here other people will also be able to withdraw , the protests marked the biggest challenge from Hong Kong to Beijing since the territory was handed back by Brittany twenty two years ago China's state media on Monday lashed out at quote foreign meddling in the crisis saying Beijing would continue to back up lamps but according to some observers that's not exactly true Reuters James Pumphrey has been covering the protests I think one key point one key observation is that they do this seemingly distance themselves from this controversy but said repeatedly that this is Carrie lam Sinisa to her decisions and in many ways led the protest was seeing now Hong Kong's government says its headquarters will stay closed on Monday police are out to keep an eye on things but this time they're not wearing riot gear