A Polytechnic University team enters the campus in Hung Hom to search for the few remaining radicals believed to be inside. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says police will delay PolyU entry as safety team makes final bid to convince radicals to leave with siege entering 10th day

  • Polytechnic University sends in a group hoping to persuade the few remaining radicals to leave campus
  • Police team on standby includes clinical psychologists, doctors and trained negotiators
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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A Polytechnic University team enters the campus in Hung Hom to search for the few remaining radicals believed to be inside. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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Office workers shout slogans, in support of protesters still hiding at PolyU, in the Central district of Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: Reuters

Hong Kong protests: police to send negotiators and psychologists to PolyU to convince holdouts to come out

  • Police promise protesters will not be arrested on the spot and will be treated similar to minors
  • Earlier in the day, university released three statements urging government to arrange for immediate departure of ‘dozens’ as campus is in ‘utter chaos’
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Office workers shout slogans, in support of protesters still hiding at PolyU, in the Central district of Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: Reuters
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