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Besieged Hong Kong campus protesters seek escape routes

6:14pm GMT

HONG KONG Anti-government protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university searched for escape routes on Tuesday after more than two days of clashes with police, dramatic breakouts by rope and motorcycle and more than 1,000 arrests in 24 hours. | Video

Tear gas above ground, snakes below: Hong Kong protesters take to sewers to flee

1:45pm GMT

HONG KONG With all other escape routes blocked, some of the remaining protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university tried the unthinkable: they crawled through the sewers to get out.

Tear gas above ground, snakes below: Hong Kong protesters take to sewers to flee

12:00pm GMT

HONG KONG With all other escape routes blocked, some of the remaining protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university tried the unthinkable: they crawled through the sewers to get out.

Tear gas above ground, snakes below: Hong Kong protesters take to sewers to flee

11:54am GMT

HONG KONG With all other escape routes blocked, some of the remaining protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university tried the unthinkable: they crawled through the sewers to get out.

Options narrow for last Hong Kong campus protesters as arrests take a toll

1:38am GMT

HONG KONG, Nov 20 The last band of anti-government protesters trapped inside a besieged Hong Kong university were weighing a narrowing range of options early on Wednesday as police outside appeared ready to simply wait them out.

‘Fire magicians’ and medieval weaponry: a Hong Kong university under siege

19 Nov 2019

HONG KONG For three days last week, anti-government protesters camped out at Hong Kong's sprawling Polytechnic University prepared for what they feared might be a bloody, even deadly, battle with police.

At Hong Kong university, a daring escape but fears of bloodshed

19 Nov 2019

HONG KONG Dozens of Hong Kong protesters staged a dramatic escape from a university campus sealed off by police on Monday by shimmying down plastic hosing from a bridge and fleeing on waiting motorbikes as the police fired projectiles. | Video

Fears of bloodshed as Hong Kong university standoff enters third day

19 Nov 2019

HONG KONG, Nov 19 Hong Kong's new police chief called for the support of all citizens to end social unrest that has disrupted the city for more than five months, while protesters remained trapped by his officers at a university for a third day on Tuesday.

Hongkongs Polizei kesselt Demonstranten in Universität ein

18 Nov 2019

Hongkong In Hongkong eskaliert die Gewalt zwischen Sicherheitskräften und Regierungsgegnern zunehmend.

Hong Kong protesters unleash stash of petrol bombs; Chinese soldiers clear roads

16 Nov 2019

HONG KONG Fires blazed on the doorstep of a Hong Kong university into the early hours of Sunday as protesters hurled petrol bombs and police fired volleys of tear gas in some of the most dramatic scenes in more than five months of escalating violence.

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