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Hong Kong police fire tear gas as transport chaos grips city

Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas at a university campus on Tuesday and residents of the Asian financial center struggled to get to work as territory-wide transport disruptions wreaked commuter havoc and activists planned flash protests.

hong kong - Reuters
7:36pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Highlights: Hong Kong on edge as anti-government protests grip city

Anti-government protests gripped Hong Kong on Tuesday as riot police fired tear gas at a university campus and traffic and rail disruptions caused commuter chaos.

hong kong - Reuters
7:27pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam calls protesters selfish for 'paralyzing' the city

She made her comments during a regular media address a day after Hong Kong saw the most violent day since the protests started nearly six months ago.

hong kong - CNBC
7:02pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong police shoot protester, man set on fire | CBC News

A Hong Kong protester was shot by police Monday in a dramatic scene caught on video as demonstrators blocked train lines and roads during the morning commute.

hong kong - CBC News
6:52pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Day of rage plunges Hong Kong into turmoil after police shoot protester

Clashes break out across the city as the political crisis deepens.

hong kong - Google News
6:33pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Police fire tear gas as Hong Kong hunkers down for fresh chaos

Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas at a university campus on Tuesday, a day after a protester was shot and a man set on fire in some of the worst violence to rock the Chinese-ruled city in more than five months of anti-government demonstrations.

hong kong - Reuters
6:21pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong leader says protesters 'paralyzing' the city are selfish

Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday said protesters who are trying to "paralyze" the city were extremely selfish and hoped all universities and schools would urge students not to participate in violence.

hong kong - Reuters
6:08pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong on edge as riot police fire tear gas at university campus

Universities and schools canceled classes, railway services were suspended and roads closed across the city as violence increased

hong kong - The Globe And Mail
5:24pm PST - November 11th, 2019

U.S. condemns latest Hong Kong violence, urges both sides to de-escalate

The United States on Monday condemned "unjustified use of deadly force" in the latest Hong Kong violence and urged police and civilians alike to de-escalate the situation, a senior Trump administration official said.

hong kong - Reuters
5:13pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong on edge as police fire tear gas at university campus

Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas at a university campus on Tuesday, a day after a protester was shot and a man set on fire in some of worst violence to rock the Chinese-ruled city in more than five months of anti-government demonstrations.

hong kong - Reuters
4:54pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Asia shares turn sluggish ahead of Trump speech

Asian share markets got off to a sluggish start on Tuesday amid uncertainty over both the Sino-U.S. trade talks and the domestic political situation in Hong Kong.

hong kong - Reuters
4:24pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong riot police fire tear gas at university campus amid unrest

Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas at City University campus in Kowloon Tong on Tuesday, a day after a protester was shot and a man set on fire in some of the most dramatic unrest to rock the Chinese-ruled city in more than five months.

hong kong - Reuters
4:16pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Violence in Hong Kong as leader denounces "enemies of the people"

What to watch for after 5 months of protests

hong kong - Axios
3:58pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong police harden response to pro-democracy protests

Hong Kong's embattled leader says she will spare no effort to stop anti-government protests that are intensifying; senior foreign affairs correspondent Greg Palkot reports.

hong kong - Fox News
3:53pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong violence prompts reminder that China troops close at hand

Hong Kong police shot and critically wounded a protester and a man was set on fire on Monday in violence that prompted leader Carrie Lam to denounce "enemies of the people" and drew a chilling warning from a senior Chinese newspaper editor.

hong kong - Reuters
2:20pm PST - November 11th, 2019

U.S. condemns latest Hong Kong violence, urges both sides to de-escalate

The United States on Monday condemned "unjustified use of deadly force" in the latest Hong Kong violence and urged police and civilians alike to de-escalate the situation, a senior Trump administration official said.

hong kong - Reuters
1:13pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong police shoot protester, man set on fire

HONG KONG (AP) — Following a day of violence in which one person was shot by police and another set on fire, Hong Kong's leader pledged Monday to "spare no effort" to halt anti-government protests...

hong kong - Associated Press
1:02pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong Protesters Direct Anger at Police as Violence Flares

A movement that began as opposition to Beijing’s sway is now propelled by outrage over police tactics to quell unrest

hong kong - The Wall Street Journal
11:11am PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong Protesters Direct Anger at Police as Violence Flares

A movement that began as opposition to Beijing’s sway is now propelled by outrage over police tactics; officers blame protesters for violent actions

hong kong - The Wall Street Journal
11:11am PST - November 11th, 2019

Hong Kong protester shot by police, igniting clashes

A Hong Kong policeman has shot a masked protester, igniting clashes across the city and renewed fury towards the force as crowds took to the streets to block roads and hurl insults at officers.

hong kong - RTE
11:45pm PST - November 10th, 2019

Hong Kong leader pledges stiffer measures after violent day

Following a day of violence in which one person was shot by police and another set on fire, Hong Kong's leader pledged Monday to "spare no effort" to halt anti-government protests that have wracked the city for more than five months.

hong kong - Google News (Canada)
7:18pm PST - November 10th, 2019

Hong Kong protests: man shot by police and burns victim in critical condition

Police fire at unarmed student and middle-aged man set on fire in day of violent clashes

hong kong - Google News (UK)
6:30pm PST - November 10th, 2019

Facebook Live captures chilling moment police shoot protester in Hong Kong

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES Another video circulating on social media appears to show a Hong Kong police officer crashing into a protester with their motorcycle

hong kong - Google News (UK)
6:12pm PST - November 10th, 2019

HK rubber bullet blinds journalist in one eye

Police use of force draws protests in Hong Kong after a reporter loses sight in one eye during unrest.

hong kong - BBC News
8:44am PDT - October 2nd, 2019

Photos: Inside Hong Kong protests, clashes with police, tear gas

October 1, 2019, marked one of the most violent days of the Hong Kong protests against mainland Chinese rule, which has raged into its 17th week.

hong kong - Business Insider
8:30am PDT - October 2nd, 2019

Hong Kong police fire water cannon at protesters for first time during clashes https://t.co/f0Gc4CM8oX

BK (@BKaysac)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @hopefulmyg: that moment during MAMA Hong Kong when you could see hobi’s smile slowly disappear & his words get choked up until he start…

Smay (@njooniex)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @SCMPNews: #LIVE: Police water cannons have arrived on site in Tsuen Wan. Protesters are retreating https://t.co/gVHQnkJF8l #HongKongPro

Cyuen (@Eggandwall)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @tomgrundy: Hong Kong police have defended officers’ decision to draw their guns in Tsuen Wan on Sunday, adding that it was a “natural r…

Nama (@Nama50571114)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Reuters: Anti-government demonstrators in Hong Kong tore down 'smart' lampposts over fears they could be used to collect personal data…

高野宏満 (@bookin8)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @NewYorker: The protests in Hong Kong have evolved into the most sustained challenge to the Chinese Communist Party since the uprising i…

A.Lizard (@alizardx)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @joshuawongcf: Beijing Tank-man 1989 became Hong Kong Pistol-man 2019. A Hong Kong man faced up to a police revolver demanding officer n…

아카 (@hemzzi_person99)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

daniel awigra (@awigra)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @StephenEmmott: @PrisonPlanet Paul Joseph Watson joins the US-controlled MSM “Google has blocked hundreds of Chinese YouTube accounts cr…

darlingdeb ❌ (@DeborahRogan)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @michaeljohns: "Tear down this (surveillance) lamppost": https://t.co/NcLu6R20jW #StandWithHongKong #StandwithHK #HongKongProtests #Ho

Peymaneh Shafi (@peymaneh123)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @VitalistInt: Photo thread from the streets of Hong Kong, Aug 28, 2019 https://t.co/kLoJgga0cK

RT @VitalistInt: Photo thread from the streets of Hong Kong, Aug 28, 2019 https://t.co/kLoJgga0cK

ichsan (@ixsnrs)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RL9631: Totally agree with President Trump. He’s wise to avoid comment and not provoke President Xi. We hope that protestors remain pea…

#Fedup❌ (@donyx0813)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Hong Kong government warns of great danger after weekend of violence https://t.co/KvFUWJVQZn #UK #UKBiz #England #Britain #UnitedKingdom

UK Business (@ukbizz)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @charliekirk11: Protesters in the streets of Hong Kong march with American flags singing the national anthem—fighting against communism…

amo (@alexmrrop)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @WinnieYuen5: @RalphP75 thanks for supporting hong kong! #StandwithHK #HongKongProtests https://t.co/RuTt6u2v17

RT @WinnieYuen5: @RalphP75 thanks for supporting hong kong! #StandwithHK #HongKongProtests https://t.co/RuTt6u2v17

ys lee (@wizysl)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @TerryKalUSMC: Why is it that the Dems never call upon China to reduce it pollution of the air and water? To free it’s Muslims held in t…

Ronald W Powell (@ronspeachless)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

px (@iamtheoneja)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @austinramzy: Amazing and terrifying photo by @LamYikFei of the gun incident tonight. Frightened just looking at this https://t.co/aqpq…

Cyuen (@Eggandwall)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @HongKongFP: A new cartoon by Chinese artist @Badiucao, after #HongKong protesters dismantled lampposts they feared were to be used for…

pepe (@PepeNature)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @hopefulmyg: that moment during MAMA Hong Kong when you could see hobi’s smile slowly disappear & his words get choked up until he start…

ayu #WinterBear (@kobamtaehyung)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @aiww: Hong Kong protests: dozens arrested as government warns of 'dangerous situation' | Hong Kong | The Guardian https://t.co/fPe13LWR…

Steph W (@swaridel)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Mayhem in Hong Kong as Police Fire Warning Shots, Roll Out Water Cannons https://t.co/l9KW0kTuE0

Linda Ann deplorable Italian cat lover (@LindaItalian)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @MarkReckless: How could we argue in favour of democracy in Hong Kong if we let you ignore referendum, block Brexit and deny democracy i…

Cicero (@ratorrehouse)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

Mango slut (@nephewdearest)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

ValenzuelaLorenzini® (@MAVLorenzini)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @BrianQuinn36: The fight for freedom in Hong Kong has been really heating up. We must support & stand in solidarity with these freedom l…

(@ThaKrazyOne)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Reuters: Hong Kong police fired tear gas to break up anti-government protests in an industrial suburb after activists threw petrol bomb…

Locomotion (๑°⌓°๑) (@Megaminano)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @benFranklin2018: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers.

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RT @benFranklin2018: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/aAWgCt7Lc3

Mark Feiler (@markfeiler)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @PrisonPlanet: Hong Kong Police fired a warning shot into the air after they were attacked by protesters. https://t.co/MRfLFLGbTr

RT @PrisonPlanet: Hong Kong Police fired a warning shot into the air after they were attacked by protesters. https://t.co/MRfLFLGbTr

Bogut’spapa (@BogutSpapa)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @michaeljohns: American flags in hand, pro-democracy protesters in #HongKong chant: "Liberate Hong Kong. Revolution of our time." #St

Dep(LAURA)able Help, i NEED a KIDNEY DONATION (@OldSalz)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TheEntConnect: Wandering Oaken’s Sliding Sleighswill be a mine train style coaster and Florida’s Frozen attraction will be heading to H…

Fro Martinez (@fro21tenor)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @johncusack: God I love these people RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.…

JewishVoice4PeaceIN (@JVPIndiana)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Tiff_FitzHenry: Video and reporting by @Jordan_Sather_ of what’s going on in Hong Kong is going absolutely viral. Climbing toward 10 mi…

Socaloverrated2 (@socaloverrated2)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

愛子 (@DevilDragonette)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

emilioelmago (@emilioelmago)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

Randon Lambert (@liljimlambert7)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @JoshuaPotash: One reason Hong Kong uses umbrellas, face masks, and lasers is to fight facial recognition. China is developing a Social…

Maggie Lansdale GO BROWNS!! (@mnlally)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

Boudicca (@MaNomDeGuerre)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @DonttreadonH: @realDonaldTrump please help Hong Kong https://t.co/GhixSHqIuZ

RT @DonttreadonH: @realDonaldTrump please help Hong Kong https://t.co/GhixSHqIuZ

kw (@Awake_Nj)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @InTheNoosphere: if jesus was alive today --- he'd be in jail for protesting in Hong Kong he'd be in jail for protesting in Moscow he'd…

LeftyVegas (@LeftyVegas)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019