There were violent clashes across Hong Kong Island on August 31, 2019. Photo: AP There were violent clashes across Hong Kong Island on August 31, 2019. Photo: AP
There were violent clashes across Hong Kong Island on August 31, 2019. Photo: AP

Hong Kong protests: four years’ jail for only person convicted of rioting during August 31, 2019, day of unrest

  • Chan Cho-ho, 25, sentenced over violent clashes on one of the most chaotic days of the 2019 protests
  • Defendant is first and only to be convicted of rioting that day, with 14 other acquitted of the charge

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
There were violent clashes across Hong Kong Island on August 31, 2019. Photo: AP There were violent clashes across Hong Kong Island on August 31, 2019. Photo: AP
There were violent clashes across Hong Kong Island on August 31, 2019. Photo: AP
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