Riot police fire tear gas at the junction of Hennessy Road and Percival Street. Photo: Sam Tsang Riot police fire tear gas at the junction of Hennessy Road and Percival Street. Photo: Sam Tsang
Riot police fire tear gas at the junction of Hennessy Road and Percival Street. Photo: Sam Tsang

Tear gas fired, arrests made as thousands protest against Beijing’s planned national security law for Hong Kong

  • Police say at least 180 people arrested in crackdown as protesters spread out along streets of Causeway Bay and Wan Chai
  • Top Chinese officials seek to ease fears about new law’s impact on local freedoms but remain stern about seeing it implemented

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Riot police fire tear gas at the junction of Hennessy Road and Percival Street. Photo: Sam Tsang Riot police fire tear gas at the junction of Hennessy Road and Percival Street. Photo: Sam Tsang
Riot police fire tear gas at the junction of Hennessy Road and Percival Street. Photo: Sam Tsang
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