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Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region

Police conduct dispersal action in Mong Kok
Police conduct dispersal action in Mong Kok
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     Since 5pm, a group of rioters have been occupying the vicinity of Nathan Road, Tong Mi Road and Mong Kok Road.  They have built barricades with trash and hurled bricks and petrol bombs at Police officers. Rioters are still having a stand off with the Police. Police have used minimum force necessary to disperse protestors, including the deployment of tear gas.           Police warn protestors to stop all illegal acts immediately.  Police appeal to members of the public to avoid travelling to the area. Residents in the area are reminded to stay tuned to the latest situation and keep windows closed if necessary.     

 
Ends/Sunday, November 17, 2019Issued at HKT 20:41

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