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Chaos at Hong Kong airport as protesters clash with police after disrupting flights for second day

5 days ago   |   By NY Daily News

The second straight day of demonstrations in one of the busiest airports in the world ended in violence as Hong Kong's riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters late Tuesday night. Armed with pepper spray, shields and batons, officers cracked down on defiant protesters after numerous flights...
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Protesters clash with riot police at Hong Kong airport

Protesters clash with riot police at Hong Kong airport

5 days ago   |   By New York Post

In a chaotic end of a second day marked by flight disruptions, protesters clashed with riot police at Hong Kong's airport late Tuesday - as paramedics evacuated a man accused of being an undercover cop, according to reports. The man, who appeared to lose consciousness, was earlier surrounded by chanting protesters who refused to allow...
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Hong Kong airport in CHAOS after protesters and police clash

Hong Kong airport in CHAOS after protesters and police clash

5 days ago   |   By RT

The already tense situation at Hong Kong international airport became outright chaotic as Chinese riot police clashed with protesters blocking outgoing flights, with reporters and travelers among the injured.
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Hong Kong's Airport Devolves Into Chaos as Riot Police Clash With Protesters

5 days ago   |   By Time

Riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong's airport late Tuesday night, moving into the terminal where the demonstrators had shut down operations at the busy transport hub for two straight days.
Officers armed with pepper spray and batons confronted the protesters who used luggage carts to barricade entrances to the airport terminal.
Police took several people into a police van waiting at the entrance to the airport's arrivals hall.
Police said they tried to help ambulance officers reach an injured man whom protesters had detained on suspicion of being an undercover...
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Police in riot gear clash with protesters at Hong Kong airport

5 days ago   |   By NBC News

Departing flights were canceled for the second day in a row.
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