Hong Kong, 2019 Hong Kong Protests

Hong Kong, 2019 Hong Kong Protests

Tension spikes in Hong Kong as police square off with protesters

Protesters pulled together a barricade of traffic barriers and bamboo construction poles, while shouting at the rank of police

24.8.2019

Protesters pulled together a barricade of traffic barriers and bamboo construction poles, while shouting at the rank of police

Protesters pulled together a barricade of traffic barriers and bamboo construction poles, while shouting at the rank of police

HONG KONG, China – Tension flickered across Hong Kong Saturday, August 24, as riot cops squared off with protesters near a police station in a working-class neighbourhood, as an uneasy peace lasting several days threatened to give way.

have become the target of the protesters' ire for their perceived heavy-handed response to the months of demonstrations.

against hardcore protesters, but are also accused of beating peaceful demonstrators.

But tension rippled across Saturday's march, where a number of frontline radical demonstrators known as"braves" had gathered.

"There might be some things we don't agree with, like the 'braves' who tend to charge. But let's think about why they do that?"

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Human chain across Hong Kong expresses solidarity and determination, say protestersProtesters formed a human chain across Hong Kong Friday evening in a show of solidarity for the city's pro-democracy protest movement that continues to gain traction almost three months after it began.

Chinese state media accuses Hong Kong metro of aiding protestersChinese state-backed outlets accuse Hong Kong 's Mass Transit Railway company of abetting protesters by offering them a free and 'exclusive' train to escape police after a sit-in protest.

Hong Kong protesters form human chain 30 years after ‘Baltic Way’Thousands of people held hands across Hong Kong late Friday in a dazzling, neon-framed recreation of a pro-democracy

Hong Kong protesters form human chains to call for democracySupporters of Hong Kong ’s pro-democracy movement lined the streets and part of the city’s harbor front Friday, inspired by a human chain in a historic Baltic states protest against Soviet control 30 years ago.

Hong Kong protesters form human chain 30 years after Baltic WayThe Baltic Way was one of the largest ever anti-Soviet demonstrations, when more than one million people linked hands to form a human chain on August 23, 1989

Hong Kong protesters form human chain 30 years after 'Baltic Way'

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