Police stop and search people going to lay flowers at East Point Road on Friday. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Police stop and search people going to lay flowers at East Point Road on Friday. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Police stop and search people going to lay flowers at East Point Road on Friday. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong grapples with tough questions over threat of domestic terrorism after officer stabbed

  • Experts say authorities are caught in a delicate position in responding to the knifing of a police officer, which officials have labelled domestic terrorism
  • Calling the attack evidence of a trend could perpetuate the problem, while failing to check support for the violence could fuel copycats, they say

Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong
Police stop and search people going to lay flowers at East Point Road on Friday. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Police stop and search people going to lay flowers at East Point Road on Friday. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Police stop and search people going to lay flowers at East Point Road on Friday. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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