Students clash at HKUST on Wednesday. Photo: Dickson Lee

Global Times chief calls for Hong Kong University of Science and Technology boycott over attack on mainland student

  • Tabloid’s editor-in-chief calls for mainlanders to shun university unless it condemns attack during row between groups of students
  • Clashes broke out during event to discuss fall of 22-year-old Chow Tsz-lok, who later died from his injuries
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Students clash at HKUST on Wednesday. Photo: Dickson Lee
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Students in black mourn the death of Chow Tsz-lok, who died from head injuries on Friday morning. Photo: Dickson Lee

Night of violence and grief in Hong Kong as city mourns death of student Chow Tsz-lok, leading to confrontations with police and vandalism at university

  • Outnumbered police officers fire live round into the air in Yau Ma Tei, while tear gas used to disperse protesters in Tsuen Wan
  • Student Chow died on Friday morning from severe head injuries he suffered during a car park fall in Tseung Kwan O earlier in the week
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Students in black mourn the death of Chow Tsz-lok, who died from head injuries on Friday morning. Photo: Dickson Lee
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