Assembly Participants Warned for Unlawful Assembly while Leaving towards MTR Stations upon Police Instruction
Civil Assembly Team organised the “Universal Siege on Communists” assembly in Chater Garden today, which resulted in police-citizen conflict. The police posted a Facebook post suggesting participants to leave the assembly via MTR in Central or Admiralty.
Many citizens were leaving via the Admiralty MTR station, however there was a large number of Police Tactical Unit officer in anti-riot gear stationed inside and outside the station. There were officers raising respective warning flags in yellow and blue to demand citizens to leave the scene.