Riot police hold back members of the press during a clearance operation at a protest in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, on May 10. Photo: AFP Riot police hold back members of the press during a clearance operation at a protest in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, on May 10. Photo: AFP
Riot police hold back members of the press during a clearance operation at a protest in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, on May 10. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong police chief apologises to reporters mistreated by officers at Mong Kok protest

  • Reporters were pepper-sprayed, temporarily detained and told to turn off their cameras while covering demonstration
  • But Chris Tang refuses to rule out use of force at future demonstrations, during a meeting with media groups

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Riot police hold back members of the press during a clearance operation at a protest in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, on May 10. Photo: AFP Riot police hold back members of the press during a clearance operation at a protest in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, on May 10. Photo: AFP
Riot police hold back members of the press during a clearance operation at a protest in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, on May 10. Photo: AFP
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