Tear gas was fired during clashes in Sheung Wan on Sunday night. Photo: Felix Wong
Tear gas was fired during clashes in Sheung Wan on Sunday night. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong protests: heavy jail sentences for rioting will not solve city’s political crisis, former Civil Human Rights Front convenor says

  • Johnson Yeung among 49 people arrested on Sunday night and held for 48 hours at Kwai Chung Police Station
  • He describes scenes of distress in jail as first detainee revealed rioting charge and accuses police of abusing their power

Tear gas was fired during clashes in Sheung Wan on Sunday night. Photo: Felix Wong
Tear gas was fired during clashes in Sheung Wan on Sunday night. Photo: Felix Wong
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