Today, protest disruptions have lessened, though an elderly man hit on the head with a brick has died and two others -- including the man set on fire and a 15-year old boy reportedly hit on the head by tear gas canisters -- remain in critical condition.
Traders are going back into Hong Kong stocks, looking for bargains.
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