Water cannons move toward radicals at PolyU, who have occupied the campus since Sunday. Photo: Sam Tsang

Polytechnic University war zone: how Hong Kong radicals got boxed in by police after two days of ferocious clashes

  • Sunday’s ugly battles end with police blocking campus exits, ordering radicals to leave
  • Campus a disaster zone as mob hurls petrol bombs at police, sets PolyU entrance ablaze
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Water cannons move toward radicals at PolyU, who have occupied the campus since Sunday. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Anti-government radicals and riot police face off on Nathan Road in Tsim Sha Tsui on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong

China has the ‘resolution and power’ to end Hong Kong unrest amid protests, says ambassador to Britain Liu Xiaoming

  • Diplomat says central government will not ‘sit on its hands and watch’ if the situation deteriorates when asked if PLA could be deployed in city
  • Liu blames protesters for unleashing ‘black terror’ and restates government’s backing for city’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Anti-government radicals and riot police face off on Nathan Road in Tsim Sha Tsui on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong
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