Riot police fire tear gas canisters at protesters on September 29, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Riot police fire tear gas canisters at protesters on September 29, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong protests: 11 found guilty of rioting near government headquarters in 2019

  • Convicted comprise seven students, two jobless people, a clerk and computer technician who joined action on September 29 that year
  • They were found to be among 500 people who gathered outside the building, with some hurling petrol bombs, setting fires and damaging barricades

Riot police fire tear gas canisters at protesters on September 29, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Riot police fire tear gas canisters at protesters on September 29, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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