As it happened: bloody clashes and tear gas fired as Hong Kong protesters descend on Yuen Long

  • Most demonstrators leave as police fired tear gas and sponge grenades in dispersal operation that began around 5pm 
  • Violence intensifies as protesters use fire extinguishers and blood seen on station floor
Protesters let off fire extinguishers inside Yuen Long MTR station. Photo: Sam Tsang
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition bill