June 14, 2024
Hong Kong protests: man seriously hurt after attack by anti-government demonstrators as street fights between rival groups erupt
At one point, the man beaten appeared to lose consciousness and was seen lying on the ground.
At one point, the man beaten appeared to lose consciousness and was seen lying on the ground.

A 49-year-old man was seriously injured after being attacked by anti-government protesters in Wan Chai, as street fights between opposing groups erupted in various parts of Hong Kong on Sunday.

People traded blows and verbal abuse, with outbreaks of violence occurring throughout the evening mainly in the neighbourhood of North Point and Fortress Hill, where several injuries were reported.

Earlier on Sunday, there were waves of violent clashes between police and protesters on Hong Kong streets. 

The ugliest incident, recorded on a video that went viral online, showed an unarmed man dressed in a blue shirt and trousers being attacked by a mob of black-clad masked protesters.

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(5) Hundreds rally at UK consulate in Hong Kong urging London to admit China violated 1997 Handover treaty

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