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Moscow/Sputnik/UNI: The Hong Kong police used tear gas to disperse protesters who took to the streets to honor the memory of a student who had died during the unrest, media reported on Friday. more
Hong Kong police deploy tear gas, water cannons to disperse protesters - Reports

Moscow/Sputnik/UNI: Hong Kong police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse an unauthorized rally in the Causeway Bay area of the city, media reported on Saturday.

US House passes several measures in support of Hong Kong protesters

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) The US House of Representatives has passed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act that stipulates annual State Department reviews of the autonomy of Hong Kong, ...

Thousands of people protesting in Hong Kong against anti-mask law: Reports

Beijing (Sputnik/UNI) Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday angered by the introduction of the law that bans wearing face masks during protests and other p ...

Hong Kong protests: Face mask banned as Carrie Lam invokes Emergency powers

Hong Kong:  Announcing imposition of some Emergency powers, Hong Kong's chief executive Carrie Lam has invoked a colonial-era law to ban use of face masks by anti-government pro- ...

Several Protesters detained in Hong Kong

Hong Kong (Sputnik/UNI) A few protesters have been apprehended by police officers in Hong Kong for their possible involvement in violence during the protests on Tuesday, a Sputnik corresp ...

Hong Kong witnesses another weekend of protests

Hong Kong: Ahead of the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic of China, Hong Kong Police lobbed tear gas shells and even fired blue dye from a water cannon to disperse protesters ...

Hong Kong Legislative Council orders staff evacuation amid protest rally near building

Hong Kong City (Sputnik/UNI) The Hong Kong Legislative Council issued a red alert on Saturday to order immediate evacuation of its personnel from its compounds as protesters gathered near ...

Hong Kong city witnesses another weeked of protests

Hong Kong City: Hong Kong Police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse protesters who were agitating in Hong Kong city on Sunday.

Hong Kong police use tear gas to disperse protesters in Mong Kok district - Reports

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) Hong Kong police on Monday used tear gas to disperse protesters in the district of Mong Kok, media reported.