A video grab shows a police officer (left) shooting a protester in the chest in Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: AFP

Student shot and man set ablaze in one of the most violent days of Hong Kong anti-government unrest yet

  • Tear gas, petrol bombs, barricades and pepper spray are used across multiple districts as protesters create traffic mayhem in a bid to spark a general strike
  • City chief warns that anyone who believes violence will force her government to give in to their political demands is indulging in ‘wishful thinking’
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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A video grab shows a police officer (left) shooting a protester in the chest in Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: AFP
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