More weapons – such as stun guns or tasers – are not the way to resolve Hong Kong’s civil strife; bringing a lasting end to the protests and violence lies in a political solution. Photo: Shutterstock More weapons – such as stun guns or tasers – are not the way to resolve Hong Kong’s civil strife; bringing a lasting end to the protests and violence lies in a political solution. Photo: Shutterstock
More weapons – such as stun guns or tasers – are not the way to resolve Hong Kong’s civil strife; bringing a lasting end to the protests and violence lies in a political solution. Photo: Shutterstock
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Tasers alone will not solve Hong Kong’s social unrest

  • The authorities should carefully consider whether such weapons can produce the desired results, when the true solution lies in a political settlement

More weapons – such as stun guns or tasers – are not the way to resolve Hong Kong’s civil strife; bringing a lasting end to the protests and violence lies in a political solution. Photo: Shutterstock More weapons – such as stun guns or tasers – are not the way to resolve Hong Kong’s civil strife; bringing a lasting end to the protests and violence lies in a political solution. Photo: Shutterstock
More weapons – such as stun guns or tasers – are not the way to resolve Hong Kong’s civil strife; bringing a lasting end to the protests and violence lies in a political solution. Photo: Shutterstock
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