Those remaining on the PolyU campus have tried various methods to escape, such as this group waiting for an opportunity to make their way out through the sewerage system. Photo: Reuters/Thomas Peter

Options running out for last Hong Kong protesters trapped in PolyU campus but some radicals would rather ‘die than surrender’

  • Those inside say people have become wary of one another and avoid moving in big groups
  • Some insist they were not part of mob attacks and do not deserve to be arrested for rioting
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Those remaining on the PolyU campus have tried various methods to escape, such as this group waiting for an opportunity to make their way out through the sewerage system. Photo: Reuters/Thomas Peter
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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
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A location where protesters rested inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Photo: Felix Wong
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