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As it happened: how Hong Kong police fired tear gas in an MTR station, as another weekend ended in protest violence

  • Approved protest spilled over into an illegal march and preceded more flash mobs across the city
  • In North Point, tensions ran high as a march planned earlier was banned by police, while the airport sit-in continued for a third day.
Photo: Felix Wong
Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Riot police fire tear gas to disperse protesters in Tai Wai during another day of clashes across the city. Photo: Sam Tsang

New phase as protesters and police clash across Hong Kong in guerilla-style battles

  • Officers use tear gas to disperse crowds that once more gathered for illegal rallies, but scale and intensity of skirmishes appears to have lessened
  • Two sides engage in running battles from Kwun Tong to Tai Po and Cross-Harbour Tunnel, while peaceful sit-in at the airport continues
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Riot police fire tear gas to disperse protesters in Tai Wai during another day of clashes across the city. Photo: Sam Tsang
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