Security tight at HK university as hundreds of protesters trapped on campus

An injured anti-government protester is led away after clashes with police at Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, China November 17, 2019. REUTERS/Laurel Chor

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong police fired tear gas at protesters as they tried to escape a besieged university on Monday while hundreds more pro-democracy activists stayed inside armed with petrol bombs and other weapons awaiting an expected operation to oust them. The bloody standoff between security forces and activists at Polytechnic University entered […]

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