Riot Police Clash with Protesters at Hong Kong Airport

Authorities were forced to cancel all remaining flights as the city's pro-Beijing leader warned that the protesters had pushed events onto a "path of no return."

  • Published 13 August 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — Riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong's airport, moving into the terminal where the demonstrators had shut down operations at the busy transport hub for two straight days. Officers armed with pepper spray and batons confronted the protesters who used luggage carts to barricade entrances to the airport terminal. Police took several people into a police van waiting at the entrance to the airport's arrivals hall. Police said they… Read at AP News