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9 December 2019
04:44: now- CUHK students are clearing out part of the Tolo Highway as promised
HK Police launched rounds of Teargas at Tsing Yi Cheung On Estate's On Tao House in an attempt to drive neighbourhood residents off the streets after 1am Fri.  [Photo Credit: Yim Ho-Yuen]3 week ago
HK Police launched rounds of Teargas at Tsing Yi Cheung On Estate's On Tao House in an attempt to drive neighbourhood residents off the streets after 1am Fri. [Photo Credit: Yim Ho-Yuen]
3 week ago
A 70-year-old man who was hit in the head by brick during clashes in Sheung Shui has died at 22:51, according to a spokesperson of Prince of Wales Hospital
The B1 exit of Yau Ma Tei has a fire on Nathan Road. (11:00 PM)3 week ago
The B1 exit of Yau Ma Tei has a fire on Nathan Road. (11:00 PM)
3 week ago
Police subdue and handcuff several people in Aberdeen. Journalists are not allowed to get closer
Protesters hurl petrol bombs onto rail tracks in Tuen Mun. Police fire tear gas in response.3 week ago
Protesters hurl petrol bombs onto rail tracks in Tuen Mun. Police fire tear gas in response.
A protester uses a welding tool to fix a roadblock in Hung Hom. Video: SCMP/Lea Li
Tear gas is fired at the Nathan Road — Argyle Street junction.  Photo: Apple Daily screenshot.3 week ago
Tear gas is fired at the Nathan Road — Argyle Street junction. Photo: Apple Daily screenshot.
With assistance from outsourced workers and dump trucks, roadblocks have been cleared on Pedder Street in Central.
Tear gas is fired in locations including Tuen Mun and Tsuen Wan, as riot police clear road barricades on Thursday evening.3 week ago
Tear gas is fired in locations including Tuen Mun and Tsuen Wan, as riot police clear road barricades on Thursday evening.
At 21:12 in Tuen Mun Teargas fired3 week ago
At 21:12 in Tuen Mun Teargas fired
The government dismisses rumours of a curfew in Hong Kong, saying they are totally unfounded. Mainland tabloid Global Times said in a now-deleted tweet that the Hong Kong government was expected to announce a weekend curfew
(19:38) At Edinburgh Place, thousands attend a sit-in in support of firefighters and aid workers in HongKong.
On Thursday evening, a pro-democracy rally in Central's Edinburgh Place - approved by the police - in support of firefighters and medics has attracted over 1,000 people. Photo: HKFP.
Two people in China have been reportedly diagnosed with pneumonic plague
A truck rushed through a roadblock on Chatham Road South, with protesters throwing petrol bombs at it in return. Its container was briefly on fire but protesters later helped put it out. An argument was triggered but protesters did not pursue. Video: SCMP/Lea Li
Riot police are marching through the northern town of Sheung Shui on Thursday afternoon, where a pro-Beijing group attacked people with weapons in the morning. Some roadblocks were also set up by protesters in the interim. Photo: Stand News screenshot.
Riot police arrive at Polytechnic University but retreat as students build bigger barricades around campus3 week ago
Riot police arrive at Polytechnic University but retreat as students build bigger barricades around campus
Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Riot police arrive as hundreds of student protestors bunker down3 week ago
Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Riot police arrive as hundreds of student protestors bunker down
Roadblocks have again been erected at the Hung Hom entrance to the Cross Harbour Tunnel.  Photo: HKFP.3 week ago
Roadblocks have again been erected at the Hung Hom entrance to the Cross Harbour Tunnel. Photo: HKFP.
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Building brick walls at Polytechnic University in Kowloon3 week ago
Building brick walls at Polytechnic University in Kowloon
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HKU students have just been told that classes have been cancelled for the remainder of the semester and coursework will be completed online instead The university has also advised non-local students of the resources available should they wish to leave Hong Kong
Protesters takeover Chatham Road South in Hung Hom as members of the PLA stationed in the Gun Club Hill Barracks look on HongKongProtests3 week ago
Protesters takeover Chatham Road South in Hung Hom as members of the PLA stationed in the Gun Club Hill Barracks look on HongKongProtests
#cuhk student union said at least 3 dormitories have asked people to leave, but stressed the arrangements are not compulsory. There has not been announcement from the school's management on closing student hostels yet
The hkpolice cleared out Pedder Street left to boos (and worse) and then. blocked again.
Earlier one moment it was peaceful slogan chanting,then this happened. A man was beaten up, said to hv been caused by an argument. An office worker tried to escort him away & he escaped into Dah Sing Bank. Police reportedly called & officers soon arrived
Hong Kong police confirm man in black died after falling from height in Kwai Chung
Outside the University of Hong Kong, residents are clearing the barricades set by protesters. Protesters thought the police have arrived when they heard of the sound of the barricades clearing. Video: SCMP/Zoe Low
Police have fired tear gas at Hong Kong Polytechnic University's Chatham Road South entrance, near Tsim Sha Tsui East. There are cars on the road below.  Video: SCMP/Kathleen Magramo3 week ago
Police have fired tear gas at Hong Kong Polytechnic University's Chatham Road South entrance, near Tsim Sha Tsui East. There are cars on the road below. Video: SCMP/Kathleen Magramo
Two others are in critical condition: A 70yo FEHD worker hit in the head with a brick earlier yesterday (11/13) in Sheung Shui & a 15yo hit in the head by a teargas canister in Tin Shui Wai. Both underwent extensive surgery
The MTR Corporation has announced that all services apart from the Airport Express will stop running at 10pm, with several stations and parts of various lines unavailable during the morning rush hour
.@StandNewsHK report: The 15 year old student who was hit by a tear gas canister is still in grave condition after a 4-hour surgery, according to this social worker at Tuen Mun Hospital.3 week ago
[email protected] report: The 15 year old student who was hit by a tear gas canister is still in grave condition after a 4-hour surgery, according to this social worker at Tuen Mun Hospital.
A resident photographed a large number of Molotov cocktails hurled into the local police station in Tin Shui Wai on Wednesday night.3 week ago
A resident photographed a large number of Molotov cocktails hurled into the local police station in Tin Shui Wai on Wednesday night.
A serious injury has been reported in Tin Shui Wai on Wednesday night as a man was apparently shot with a police tear gas cannister in the head. He is reportedly undergoing an urgent operation.3 week ago
A serious injury has been reported in Tin Shui Wai on Wednesday night as a man was apparently shot with a police tear gas cannister in the head. He is reportedly undergoing an urgent operation.
Protesters at the University of HongKong have set up barricades from Bonham Road at its eastern end to Pokfulam Road at its west. After midnight, police came to clear some of the barricades, but stopped short of entering the campus
3 week ago
A black-clad protester suspected to have fallen from height in Tsuen Wan was pronounced dead around 11pm on Wednesday. Initially he was thought to be injured in a knife attack
Protesters set fire to a Sa Sa store in Mong Kok after breaking into the cosmetic retail outlet.3 week ago
Protesters set fire to a Sa Sa store in Mong Kok after breaking into the cosmetic retail outlet.
There is a fire in Tuen Mun. (11:55 PM)3 week ago
There is a fire in Tuen Mun. (11:55 PM)
23:52: 30 minutes ago, police were pointing guns at the east gate of HKU . They have left the scene.
Police headed for the subway that connects Aberdeen to the waterfront
Lawmaker Claudia Mo has filed an injunction request to stop police from entering the HKU campus
Protesters in Mong Kok have set an electricity box at Nathan Road on fire. It emits sparks and repeatedly explodes as it burns3 week ago
Protesters in Mong Kok have set an electricity box at Nathan Road on fire. It emits sparks and repeatedly explodes as it burns
Hong Kong court rejects CUHK injunction against police entry and crowd control weapon use without approval
The riot police in Yuen Long have cleared the roadblocks, and the floor tiles seen at the scene have basically been fully up. (8:55 PM)3 week ago
The riot police in Yuen Long have cleared the roadblocks, and the floor tiles seen at the scene have basically been fully up. (8:55 PM)
Protesters have set fire to at least three toll booths of the Cross-Harbour Tunnel in Hung Hom. Staff quickly put out the fire
More than 20 protesters have been arrested on a side street near Queen's Road Central
They stopped this young man entering Landmark a few min later (lots of older/non-Han folks not stopped). Appeared to be searching his phone (see 0:28 to end), but moved when they realized they were being filmed.
Right outside PLA barracks in Kln Tong, BaptistUniversity students set up roadblocks that stretch over two blocks, to block roads & defend the uni from police. Msgs like 'Liberate HongKong' on clear display.3 week ago
Right outside PLA barracks in Kln Tong, #BaptistUniversity students set up roadblocks that stretch over two blocks, to block roads & defend the uni from police. Msgs like 'Liberate HongKong' on clear display.
Some protesters are arrested at a backalley near Queen's Road Central. Some are seen pinned down to the floor. One police officer warns them: "I told you to keep your head down." Video: SCMP/Chris Lau
More than a score of protesters are arrested at a backalley near Queen's Road Central. Some are seen pinned to the floor. Flashlight is deployed to disperse crowd. At least 2 protesters are arrested at Pedder Street
Police have commenced clearing operation in Central
Police launch a surprise siege on Central, barreling down Des Voeux Rd Central and shooting pepper-spray projectiles down Pedder St, while lots of office workers still milling around. (19:31, November 13)
3 week ago
Both sides of Hong Chong Road outside the Cross-Harbour Tunnel entrance are blocked by barricades. There is a long queue of vehicles on the southbound side
Police officers from the Special Tactical Squad have arrived on Connaught Road Central to clear roadblocks. Video: SCMP/Chris Lau
CUHK has announced ending the semester early in light of the current situation. This comes as some mainland & overseas students studying in HongKong are finding ways to evacuate from the city
The centre of Sai Wan Ho, where police shot a protester on Monday morning, still looks a bit like a war zone tonight
Protesters at Chinese University have hurled petrol bombs from a footbridge which have set the tracks of the East Rail line on fire. Video: SCMP/Lea Li
Tear gas fired at Tai Po Tiahe road3 week ago
Tear gas fired at Tai Po Tiahe road
Police said they fired 1,567 rounds of tear gas, 1312 rounds of rubber bullets and 380 bean bag rounds yesterday (Nov. 12)
Exit D1 of Central MTR station has been set on fire. Video: SCMP/Chris Lau
This is what's happening to motor vehicles trying to transport supplies to CUHK. This driver was stopped at a police road block in Fo Tan & arrested. Most supplies   are coming by foot or bike by secret routes police have not detected3 week ago
This is what's happening to motor vehicles trying to transport supplies to CUHK. This driver was stopped at a police road block in Fo Tan & arrested. Most supplies are coming by foot or bike by secret routes police have not detected
SSP Wang Wai-shun presented a few arrows collected from the clash scene of CUHK. No officer was hit but Wang said, citing experts, these arrows can pierce through their protective gear if shot within 50m to 80m. Wang said officers were therefore facing lifethreatening situation
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