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Hong Kong Morning Commute Snarled by Barricades on Roads, Subway Lines

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam says protesters who threw Tuesday’s rush hour commute into chaos by erecting barricades on roads and subway tracks were “extremely selfish.”

The actions marked another day of violent protests and disturbances in the Chinese territory that had been previously confined to the weekends over the past five months. Dozens of passengers aboard a commuter rail line were forced to exit the train when it stopped short of the station.

The unrest also reached onto Hong Kong’s college campuses Tuesday, with riot police firing tear gas at protesters who erected barricades at roads at both read more >>>

Source:: VOANews.Com