16 septembrie 2019

Hong Kong reopens after violent weekend of clashes and protests


Police issue a statement expressing "severe condemnation" after what began as a mostly peaceful protest had spiralled into violence in some of the Chinese territory's key business, shopping and tourist districts. A tug boat is seen in front of the skyline of the new territories in Hong Kong, China, August 23 , 2019. (Reuters Archive) Hong Kong's businesses and underground rail stations re-opened as usual on Monday morning, after a chaotic Sunday that saw police fire water cannon, tear gas and [...]