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Russian President Vladimir Putin. REUTERS/Aleksey Nikolskyi/RIA Novosti/Kremlin

Putin won't curb Russians' Internet access

President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he would not restrict Internet access for Russians but Moscow must protect state domains against a surge of cyber attacks since the Ukraine crisis began.

A protester sits under an umbrella as he attends a rally along a main street at Hong Kong's shopping district Tsim Sha Tsui October 1, 2014. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Former governor calls for 'genuine consultation'

Former Hong Kong governor Chris Patten called on Wednesday for a new period of genuine consultation over demands for greater democracy in the former British colony which is witnessing its worst protests since China resumed its rule 17 years ago.

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