Riot police facing anti-government protesters in Central on Wednesday. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong’s Education Bureau slammed for delay in suspending classes amid chaos in the city

  • Kindergartens, primary and secondary schools will be closed on Thursday, it says
  • Some universities have also cancelled all on-campus lessons
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Riot police facing anti-government protesters in Central on Wednesday. Photo: Nora Tam
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More youths are being arrested amid a rise in violence during clashes. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong protests: more than fourfold surge in under two months in number of school students arrested

  • Security chief John Lee says of the 3,001 people arrested as of October 31, 165 were younger than 16 years old
  • Nineteen of those charged with offences such as rioting and possession of offensive weapons
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More youths are being arrested amid a rise in violence during clashes. Photo: Felix Wong
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