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Hong Kong police fire tear gas in clash with protesters

27 days ago   |   By New York Post

Hong Kong police fired tear gas at demonstrators Saturday in a dramatic escalation of protests that have consumed the city for more than two months. The altercation took place on Hong Kong's Kowloon peninsula and came after demonstrators threw bricks and Molotov cocktails at police, according to Reuters. “After repeated warnings to the protesters went...
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HK police fire tear gas as protests take violent turn again

HK police fire tear gas as protests take violent turn again

27 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

HONG KONG - Hong Kong protesters threw bricks and gasoline bombs at police, who responded with tear gas, as chaotic scenes returned to the summer-long anti-government protests on Saturday for the first time in nearly two weeks.
Hundreds of black-clad protesters armed with bamboo poles and baseball bats fought with police officers wielding batons on a main road following a march against “smart lampposts” that was sparked by surveillance fears.
The chaotic scenes unfolded outside a police station and a nearby shopping mall as officers in riot gear faced off with protesters who set up...
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Hong Kong police fire tear gas in renewed clash with protesters

27 days ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Standoff in a working-class neighbourhood descends into violence, breaking an uneasy peace that had lasted several days.
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Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas as Protests Turn Violent

27 days ago   |   By NY Times

Officers in riot gear charged at demonstrators in Kwun Tong, and protesters threw gasoline bombs at the police, ending a period of relative calm in the city.
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