Hong Kong: riot police pursue pro-democracy protesters from airport – AuthenticAfrican

Posted on by Lily Kuo in Hong Kong

Activists take over shopping complex and vandalise rail station after trying to choke city’s international hub

Thousands of demonstrators in Hong Kong have paralysed traffic and shut down transport links between the city and the airport during another day of protests demanding democratic freedoms in the semiautonomous Chinese territory.

On Sunday, demonstrators attempted to lay siege to the airport to draw global attention to the city that has been plunged into political crisis for the last three months.

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