Water Cannon Deployed in Mongkok on New Year’s Eve

On New Year’s Eve, which was also the fourth month after the 831 Prince Edward incident, Hong Kong citizens formed human chain in different districts. Some gathered outside of Prince Edward MTR station.

[20:00] At 8p.m., around 100 citizens in Tseung Kwan O formed human chain and mourned for Chow Tsz-lok, a HKUST student who died from falling from the car park of Sheung Tak Estate earlier.

晚上8 時,將軍澳約有 100 名市民築起人鏈,並為早前於將軍澳尚德停車場高處墮下不治的科大男生周梓樂進行默哀,現場暫時平靜。

晚上8 時,將軍澳約有 100 名市民築起人鏈,並為早前於將軍澳尚德停車場高處墮下不治的科大男生周梓樂進行默哀,現場暫時平靜。

Posted by Stand News 立場新聞 on Tuesday, 31 December 2019

 

[20:20] On this night of New Year’s Eve, Hong Kong citizens gathered in different districts to form human chains. The head of queue in Kwun Tong stretched towards Ngau Tau Kok. Some citizens wore black and held flag that wrote “Liberate Hong Kong, revolution of our times”.

 

[20:46] In Tsim Sha Tsui, protestors along Nathan Road held up their phones with flashlight. The song “Glory to Hong Kong” was played with harmonica.

尖沙咀人鏈

今晚市民在香港多區發起「除夕夜之路」人鏈行動。在尖沙咀,市民沿著彌敦道亮起手機閃光燈,有人用口琴吹奏《願榮光歸香港》。

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[21:00] It was the fourth month after the 831 Prince Edward incident. Citizens gathered around the station and left flowers there. At around 7p.m., riot police dispersed the crowd with pepper spray and made arrests, then removed white flowers with black garbage bag in their hands. Citizens then continued to mourn and leave flowers, which were again dispersed by riot police. As of 9p.m., riot police arrived on spot at least three times to remove the white flowers and promotion materials.

 

[21:14] The Special Tactical Squad of the police force took down at least one male on Nathan Road.

[21:20] Police claimed “rioters” with face masked has occupied Nathan Road and Prince Edward Road West with road blocks at around 9p.m. Traffic was heavily congested.

[22:00] Protestors blocked the road with Christmas decorations outside of Pioneer Centre in Prince Edward. Bulldozer was used to remove the road block but failed, a crane has to be used instead.

 

[22:05] Lan Kwai Fong was stationed with riot police and special constables. No protestors were seen to gather there.

 

[23:04] Unimog vehicle and water cannon vehicle arriving at Nathan Road in Mongkok. Protestors set up nails on Nathan Road, which were then hit with hammer by the police.

 

[23:17] Water cannon shot at Dundas Street

晚上約 11 時,水炮車在旺角登打士街對開發射水炮,本網記者亦被波及。

晚上約 11 時,水炮車在旺角登打士街對開發射水炮,本網記者亦被波及。

Posted by Stand News 立場新聞 on Tuesday, 31 December 2019

 

 

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The Stand News