Police took to the streets of Mong Kok on Friday night to stage a show of force in a bid to prevent crowds of protesters from gathering in the vicinity to re-occupy roads as night fell.
A photographer from the Chinese-language Apple Daily was handcuffed and taken away by police while covering the so-called “re-occupation” protest in Mong Kok on Thursday night. Police said the man was arrested on suspicion of assaulting police and resisting arrest and that Wong “repeatedly hit an officer’s face” with his video camera.
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Hong Kong protest leader Joshua Wong is banned from a flashpoint protest site where he was arrested this week during clashes when authorities moved in to clear the pro-democracy camp.