Defiant university students, school pupils and citizens from all walks of life went on a citywide strike on Monday, giving the embattled government an ultimatum to meet their demands or face escalated protest action. Photo: Felix Wong
Defiant university students, school pupils and citizens from all walks of life went on a citywide strike on Monday, giving the embattled government an ultimatum to meet their demands or face escalated protest action. Photo: Felix Wong

Zara denies supporting Hong Kong protests after claim by Chinese state media over citywide Monday’s strike

  • Spanish fashion retail chain accused by ‘Global Times’ after it closed some of its stores in the city during Monday’s strike
  • Incident latest example of the mounting pressure facing businesses, with Versace, Coach and Taipan Bread and Cake having already fallen foul

Defiant university students, school pupils and citizens from all walks of life went on a citywide strike on Monday, giving the embattled government an ultimatum to meet their demands or face escalated protest action. Photo: Felix Wong
Defiant university students, school pupils and citizens from all walks of life went on a citywide strike on Monday, giving the embattled government an ultimatum to meet their demands or face escalated protest action. Photo: Felix Wong
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