Protesters gather outside the government headquarters, some of them wearing goggles to protect against pepper spray. Well-wishers arrived throughout the day with supplies. Photo: Felix Wong
Protesters gather outside the government headquarters, some of them wearing goggles to protect against pepper spray. Well-wishers arrived throughout the day with supplies. Photo: Felix Wong

Occupy Central is on: Benny Tai rides wave of student protest to launch movement

In dramatic early-morning announcement movement's co-organiser tells protesters at government headquarters that civil-disobedience plan starts immediately

Protesters gather outside the government headquarters, some of them wearing goggles to protect against pepper spray. Well-wishers arrived throughout the day with supplies. Photo: Felix Wong
Protesters gather outside the government headquarters, some of them wearing goggles to protect against pepper spray. Well-wishers arrived throughout the day with supplies. Photo: Felix Wong
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