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November 16, 1989 | From Reuters
Two Hong Kong youths plunged to their deaths in a double suicide leap Wednesday after holding hostage a toddler, her mother and grandmother for nearly four hours in a 25th-floor apartment, police said. The youths had planned to rob the women, officers said.
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December 15, 1989 | CHARLES P. WALLACE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Vietnamese refugee in a detention camp attempted to kill himself Thursday in the first such incident reported since Hong Kong began the forced repatriation of "boat people" to Vietnam. A government spokesman said the refugee, Dao Van Hang, 25, tried to hang himself at the Chi Ma Wan camp on Lantau Island. He was taken to a hospital, where a spokeswoman said his condition was fair.
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December 15, 1989 | CHARLES P. WALLACE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Vietnamese refugee in a detention camp attempted to kill himself Thursday in the first such incident reported since Hong Kong began the forced repatriation of "boat people" to Vietnam. A government spokesman said the refugee, Dao Van Hang, 25, tried to hang himself at the Chi Ma Wan camp on Lantau Island. He was taken to a hospital, where a spokeswoman said his condition was fair.
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November 16, 1989 | From Reuters
Two Hong Kong youths plunged to their deaths in a double suicide leap Wednesday after holding hostage a toddler, her mother and grandmother for nearly four hours in a 25th-floor apartment, police said. The youths had planned to rob the women, officers said.
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