Besieged Hong Kong campus protesters seek escape routes

A police officer detains a protester who tried to escape from the campus of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), in Hong Kong, China November 19, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Anti-government protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university searched for escape routes on Tuesday after more than two days of clashes with police, dramatic breakouts by rope and motorcycle and more than 1,000 arrests in 24 hours. About 100 protesters were trapped in the Polytechnic University a day after students, […]

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