In Hong Kong, authorities have loosened the rules of engagement for police, allowing them to use more force in dealing with anti-government protests. Plus they are considering a curfew and a ban on face masks. Which has protesters really worried…
The mayhem in the streets of Hong Kong has reached its universities. Political scientist Stephan Ortmann, who teaches at one of them, does not believe that there will be a peaceful solution to the conflict.
Protests are continuing in Hong Kong after a night of violence. Authorities are targeting security at university campuses, where many of the clashes with protesters took place.
Two Germans have been detained during a police operation against protesters in Tuen Mun, a part of Hong Kong. They are receiving consular assistance.
Hong Kong police threatened to use live ammunition if protesters continued to wield "deadly weapons" against them, after a policeman suffered an arrow wound. Protesters refused to leave the city's Polytechnic University.
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