Incredible footage shows scale of protest against Hong Kong's extradition bill

Residents of Hong Kong took to the streets yesterday (June 9) to demonstrate against a bill proposed by Hong Kong's government to extradite citizens to mainland China.

Footage filmed from a highrise building shows a crowd of protesters marching through a street in the city centre.

It was reported that a million people congregated in the streets despite authorities claiming the number of protesters was close to 240,000.