Overcrowding measures have been put in place at Kowloon Tong as the impact of protests on the MTR network causes rush hour headaches. Photo: Chan Ho-him

Hong Kong protesters respond to online calls to ‘paralyse’ city by disrupting traffic and rail services

  • Overcrowding measures brought in at Kowloon Tong station as protests cause delays and closures on six MTR lines
  • Police siege of university campus enters fourth day with dozens of radical protesters still on campus
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Overcrowding measures have been put in place at Kowloon Tong as the impact of protests on the MTR network causes rush hour headaches. Photo: Chan Ho-him
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A location where protesters rested inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong protests: bitter stand-off inside Polytechnic University continues with as many as 100 activists still on campus, determined to evade capture

  • City’s leader Carrie Lam pleads for peaceful end to impasse and asks police to handle the injured and underage in humane manner
  • Final group of volunteer first aid workers leave university late on Tuesday night, while a few protesters make a break for it by climbing fence
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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A location where protesters rested inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Photo: Felix Wong
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