The student, surnamed Hung, was stabbed on Saturday. Photo: Facebook

Mainland Chinese man remanded in custody for allegedly stabbing Hong Kong protester in Tai Po

  • The Form Six student was handing out leaflets in Tai Po on Saturday when he was attacked with a knife
  • Suspect Liu Guosheng, 22, was brought to Fanling Court to face one count of wounding with intent, an offence punishable by life imprisonment
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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The student, surnamed Hung, was stabbed on Saturday. Photo: Facebook
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Four months since the start of the protests, Hong Kong has become familiar with intense violence, wanton destruction and a divided society, while more than 2,000 people have been arrested. Illustration: Adolfo Arranz

Four months of Hong Kong protests: how peaceful mass marches escalated to intense violence, a bitterly divided society and a loss of innocence

  • An estimated 1 million people marched peacefully on June 9, calling for the withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill
  • Four months on, the city has become familiar with the sight of trashed MTR stations and petrol bombs hitting the street, while more than 2,000 have been arrested
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Four months since the start of the protests, Hong Kong has become familiar with intense violence, wanton destruction and a divided society, while more than 2,000 people have been arrested. Illustration: Adolfo Arranz
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