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Hong Kong police launch operation to flush out protestors after officer hit with arrow

WorldNews Sunday, 17 November 2019 ()
Hong Kong police launch operation to flush out protestors after officer hit with arrowPolice launched a late-night operation today to try to flush about 200 protestors out of a university campus on a day of clashes in which an officer was hit in the leg with an arrow and massive barrages of tear gas and water cannons were fired. Riot police began moving in on one group of protestors outside the campus after issuing an ultimatum for people to leave area. They used tear gas and water cannons on a resistant crowd wearing raincoats and carrying umbrellas. Protestors used bows and arrows earlier in the day, and one arrow struck a media liaison officer in the calf. Photos on the department’s Facebook page show the arrow sticking out of the back of the officer’s leg through his...
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HK police officer shot witharrow during university siege 02:06

HONG KONG — The battle for Hong Kong's democracy has taken to new heights as a police officer was shot by an arrow during a siege of Hong Kong's Polytechnic University campus in Hung Hom, Kowloon. On Sunday, the pro-democracy protesters on campus rained Molotov cocktails down on riot police and...

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