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Tear gas fired at Hong Kong New Year's protests

02 Jan 2020

HONG KONG A march drawing tens of thousands of anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on New Year's Day spiralled into chaotic scenes as police fired several rounds of tear gas and water cannon at crowds including families before halting the event. | Video

Hong Kong police fire tear gas to break up Christmas Eve protest chaos

24 Dec 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong riot police fired rounds of tear gas at thousands of protesters, many wearing masks and reindeer horns, after scuffles in shopping malls and in a prime tourist district as pro-democracy rallies escalated into Christmas Eve chaos. | Video

Besieged Hong Kong campus protesters seek escape routes

20 Nov 2019

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

20 Nov 2019

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

20 Nov 2019

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

20 Nov 2019

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

20 Nov 2019

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.

Resurgent Hong Kong protesters stage huge rally, violence erupts again

21 Oct 2019

HONG KONG Police and pro-democracy protesters battled on the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday as thousands of people rallied in several districts in defiance of attempts by the authorities to crack down on demonstrators. | Video

Investors keep their faith in Hong Kong markets despite protests

03 Oct 2019

HONG KONG As anti-government protesters fought pitched battles with police in Hong Kong streets last week, a group of bankers in another part of the city were busy taking in billions for the public float of the Asia unit of the world's largest brewer.

Hong Kong protesters hurl petrol bombs at government buildings in latest wave of unrest

15 Sep 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong police fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas to disperse protesters throwing petrol bombs at government buildings on Sunday, as months of sometimes violent demonstrations showed no sign of letting up. | Video

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