There were chaotic scenes when police made arrests at Polytechnic University in Hong Kong. The stand-off has continued long into Tuesday. Photo: AP

Hong Kong protests: parents searching for children among PolyU radical protesters get caught in police lockdown

  • Two fathers say they found their teenage sons, but could not get away from campus
  • Hundreds of radicals and supporters hold out overnight before surrendering on Tuesday
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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There were chaotic scenes when police made arrests at Polytechnic University in Hong Kong. The stand-off has continued long into Tuesday. Photo: AP
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Police have made mass arrests since the stand-off started on Sunday. Sam Tsang

Hong Kong protests: university campus stand-off between radicals and riot squad shows no sign of ending as thousands hit streets in bid to relieve police siege

  • About 40 injured activists were allowed to leave Polytechnic University campus to get treatment, although they might still face charges later
  • Dozens slip through police lines and escape under cover of night by using ropes to descend from a footbridge to a highway and ride away on motorcycles
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Police have made mass arrests since the stand-off started on Sunday. Sam Tsang
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