More protests underway in Hong Kong with no finish in sight

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Protesters spilled out into a streets in dual tools of Hong Kong on Sunday, restraint trade and environment adult a latest intensity showdowns with police.

A vast organisation of mostly immature protesters marched down a center of Hennessey Road, a categorical selling drag in a Causeway Bay area, as a convene was hold in circuitously Victoria Park. Many wore face masks to defense their identities, and a few had helmets. Others only carried backpacks over a black T-shirts that have turn their uniform.

Across Victoria Harbour, protesters wearing gas masks and other protecting rigging collected outward a military hire in Cheung Sha Wan in Kowloon, where another impetus was underway. A few officers also wearing protecting rigging looked down during a protesters from above a high wall around a station.

Police pronounced in a matter that protesters were occupying Cheung San Wan Road in an “unauthorized assembly” and appealed to them to leave a area.

Hong Kong has seen 9 weeks of protests with no finish in sight. The movement’s final embody a abdication of a city’s leader, approved elections, a recover of those arrested in progressing protests and an review into military use of force opposite a protesters

Banners during a convene in Victoria Park review “Give Hong Kong behind to us” and “Withdraw a immorality law,” a latter a anxiety to an extradition check that was a strange hint for a protests. A vast throng sat underneath umbrellas, that are both a criticism pitch in Hong Kong and insurance from a summer heat.

Hannah Yu, an organizer, pronounced a criticism would yield a height for people to convene peacefully. In what has turn an determined pattern, groups of protesters have taken over streets or besieged supervision buildings after mostly pacific marches and rallies progressing in a day.

“There will still be adults going out on a streets to protest, though we can't control them and we do not have a management to control them,” Yu said.

Police available a convene in Victoria Park though denied a ask by organizers to also have a impetus in a eastern partial of Hong Kong Island. Police also denied accede for a impetus in Kowloon, though protesters went forward anyway.

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