Pro-Beijing supporters and anti-government protesters try to outdo each other at the IFC shopping centre in Central. Photo: May Tse

Police ban rally for fear of more violence and chaos as Hong Kong braces for citywide protests at weekend

  • Police object to Sunday’s event on grounds there had been ‘chaos’, ‘violence’ and ‘destruction’ after previous marches organised by Civil Human Rights Front
  • Demonstrators also plan to gather in public parks and climb the iconic Lion Rock and Victoria Peak for ‘alternative’ Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Pro-Beijing supporters and anti-government protesters try to outdo each other at the IFC shopping centre in Central. Photo: May Tse
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