Anti-government demonstrators occupy Lung Cheung Road in Wong Tai Sin during a chaotic day of protests on Saturday. Photo: Sam Tsang

Chaos, tear gas and violence return to streets of Hong Kong as protesters clash with police

  • Skirmishes began after approved march through industrial heartland Kwun Tong, moving to nearby areas and across eastern Kowloon
  • Community leaders and politicians had earlier urged the city’s chief executive to launch a public inquiry to allow meaningful dialogue to take place
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Anti-government demonstrators occupy Lung Cheung Road in Wong Tai Sin during a chaotic day of protests on Saturday. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Tang Tak-shing, chairman of pro-establishment group Politihk Social Strategic, reads out the group’s demands to RTHK as the group pickets the public broadcaster over alleged unfair reporting. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong government supporters’ protest targets ‘biased’ journalists at public broadcaster RTHK’s headquarters

  • Politihk Social Strategic, pro-Beijing group that organised protest in Kowloon Tong, says RTHK ‘should represent voice of government’
  • Mostly elderly crowd taunt reporters from various media outlets, swing punches and try to hit cameras
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Tang Tak-shing, chairman of pro-establishment group Politihk Social Strategic, reads out the group’s demands to RTHK as the group pickets the public broadcaster over alleged unfair reporting. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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