At Hong Kong university, a daring escape but fears of bloodshed

Hundreds of students make their way to the Polytechnic University (PolyU) during protests, in Hong Kong, China, November 18, 2019. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Dozens of Hong Kong protesters staged a dramatic escape from a university campus sealed off by police on Monday by shimmying down plastic hosing from a bridge and fleeing on waiting motorbikes as the police fired projectiles. Many more anti-government protesters remained trapped inside the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and two […]

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