Police escort those arrested in the industrial building. Photo: RTHK

Andy Chan, founder of banned Hong Kong National Party, among eight arrested in raid, while family of three detained over smoke bombs in separate operation

  • Rowdy crowd gathers outside Sha Tin Police Station where they assumed Chan and those arrested with him were sent
  • Chan tells supporters not to be afraid of arrest, adding ‘there is no turning back’
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Police escort those arrested in the industrial building. Photo: RTHK
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A Citizens United in Action rally in April. The group launched a voter registration campaign called “Reclaiming Communities”. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong voter registration skyrockets to biggest gain since at least 2003 – with huge increase driven by ‘dissatisfaction’ over extradition bill crisis

  • More than 386,000 new registered voters is biggest annual gain since at least 2003
  • Surge is driven by more than 12 per cent rise in registrations from those aged 18 to 35
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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A Citizens United in Action rally in April. The group launched a voter registration campaign called “Reclaiming Communities”. Photo: Felix Wong
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