Students hold a sit-in at Ying Wa College, one of several pupil protests held across the city on Tuesday. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong pupils cover faces in citywide protests marking one month since mask ban introduced

  • Students from at least five schools take part in demonstrations, including a march in support of two arrested students from elite secondary
  • The controversial ban was brought in on October 5 to curb anti-government unrest that has gripped city since June
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Students hold a sit-in at Ying Wa College, one of several pupil protests held across the city on Tuesday. Photo: Winson Wong
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The masked men joined a group of protesters and two civil servants for a press conference on Monday. Photo: SCMP

Masked men claiming to work for government, fire services join hands with Hong Kong protesters to condemn alleged police brutality

  • Four men presenting themselves as from fire service, immigration and customs departments call on police to improve their behaviour
  • News conference came after another weekend of chaos that saw riot police accidentally hit a fire truck with a tear-gas canister
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The masked men joined a group of protesters and two civil servants for a press conference on Monday. Photo: SCMP
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