Hongkongers continue to fall for phone scams, despite repeated warnings from police. Photo: Dickson Lee Hongkongers continue to fall for phone scams, despite repeated warnings from police. Photo: Dickson Lee
Hongkongers continue to fall for phone scams, despite repeated warnings from police. Photo: Dickson Lee

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Hongkongers continue to fall for phone scams, despite repeated warnings from police. Photo: Dickson Lee Hongkongers continue to fall for phone scams, despite repeated warnings from police. Photo: Dickson Lee
Hongkongers continue to fall for phone scams, despite repeated warnings from police. Photo: Dickson Lee
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