Hong Kong police arrest 289 at protests over election delay

Published on September 6, 2020 by

About 290 people were arrested by Hong Kong police as riot officers swooped on pro-democracy protesters – opposed to the postponement of the local legislative election – with rounds of pepper balls.
Hundreds of protesters had taken to the streets on Sunday in the Asian financial hub to demonstrate against a new national security law imposed by China and the postponement of the legislative polls.
Al Jazeera’s Adrian Brown reports.

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