The High Court in Admiralty, Hong Kong. Photo: Fung Chang

Why Beijing’s angry reaction to Hong Kong High Court’s mask ban decision prompts fears it will overturn ruling

  • Concerns over judicial freedom in Hong Kong after Beijing officials attack court ruling
  • Twice in the past, Beijing intervened in Hong Kong cases without being asked
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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The High Court in Admiralty, Hong Kong. Photo: Fung Chang
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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

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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