Hong Kong protesters take to streets in triad district after clashes

Demonstration held in Tsuen Wan after 29 protesters arrested overnightTens of thousands of people have poured on to the streets on a rainy day in a Hong Kong area noted for its links with triad gangsters, where protesters were attacked by stick-wielding...

Hong Kong protesters take to streets in triad district after clashes

Demonstration held in Tsuen Wan after 29 protesters arrested overnight

Tens of thousands of people have poured on to the streets on a rainy day in a Hong Kong area noted for its links with triad gangsters, where protesters were attacked by stick-wielding men two weeks ago.

The demonstration, which has been sanctioned by the police, followed violent clashes the night before during which police arrested 29 people, including the organiser of the peaceful march earlier in the day.

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