Arrests

Hong Kong Arrests Spark Anger From Movement That Has Left the Streets

HONG KONG—The arrest of veteran professional-democracy figures has stirred anger among supporters of a protest motion that has stayed off the streets during the coronavirus pandemic and spurred calls to restart demonstrations this summer.

On Saturday, Hong Kong police arrested more than a dozen professional-democracy attorneys and activists. Far more than seven,five hundred persons have been arrested during the course of the protests that rocked the town for considerably of previous yr, but lots of of those people have been for alleged functions of violence and vandalism. Saturday’s…

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