Police Clash with Protesters at Hong Kong Airport, Forcing More Flight Cancellations
|08/13/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Suzanne Sataline contributed to this report from Hong Kong
Riot police clashed with pro-democracy demonstrators at the Hong Kong’s international airport Tuesday evening, with all departing flights cancelled for a second straight day.
The protestors once again took over the facility’s main terminal, with periodic skirmishes with helmeted police wielding batons.
Scuffles broke out between police and demonstrators as medics took an injured person out of the terminal. A contingent of riot police used pepper spray to disperse protesters as they tried to block an ambulance taking the man away. Police detained at least two people.
Hong Kong’s airport authority said operations had read more >>>