Protesters build bamboo reinforced barricades through the night in Admiralty. The defences look more like medieval spiked barricades now. They say they are worried about triad attacks supposedly coming on 14th/15th to dismantle their camps...I hear the Police are now already on site this morning dismantling the very dangerous obstacles that have been created with bamboo and concrete. (By Gary Tyson)
22 Incredible Pictures Of The Morning After Hong Kong's Umbrella Revolution
The Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong continues... In the second night of violence in Mong Kok, protesters are changing defensive tactics and have new DIY protective gear. Video on the previous night’s clashes: https://vimeo.com/109305792
CHINA, HONG KONG : College students in graduation attire carry yellow umbrellas – symbols of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong – as they pose for photos in the Mongkok district of Hong Kong on October 19, 2014. Hong Kong police clashed with protesters on October 19, with the government saying 20 people were injured in a fourth night of violence after nearly three weeks of largely peaceful pro-democracy rallies. AFP PHOTO / ALEX OGLE
Enlightenment Salon HONG KONG—Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement protesters have been demanding that the city's top official, CY Leung, step down for weeks now. They may soon be joined by many more of the city's 7 million residents, after a controversial interview last night in which Leung suggested that election reforms sought by the protestors would invite undue...
Umbrella Revolution Hong Kong, Demonstrators sit near tents outside the Central Government Offices in the Admiralty business district of Hong Kong, China, on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. Pro-democracy protesters rallied for a second night in Hong Kong to maintain pressure on the government after it scrapped planned talks with student leaders. Photographer: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg via Getty Images