Footage of Beating Prompts Outrage at Hong Kong Police
Wall Street Journal
HONG KONG—Televised footage that appears to show police officers beating a protester early Wednesday prompted outrage in Hong Kong, putting the police and government back on the defensive just a day after they declared their first victory over the ...
Hong Kong police use pepper spray on protesters, anger simmers over beating
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police used pepper spray early on Thursday to stop pro-democracy protesters from blocking a major road near the office of the city's embattled leader amid public anger over the police beating of a protester a day earlier.
Hong Kong: Video shows police beating protester
But footage posted online of police beating a protester went viral, sparking outrage from some law officials and the public, who warned their actions may have encouraged more protesters to return to the dwindling protest site. Authorities said any ...
Hong Kong opens probe into 'vicious' video showing police kicking protester
HONG KONG – Authorities in Hong Kong launched an investigation on Wednesday into a television news video that appeared to show police officers leading a pro-democracy activist around a dark corner, forcing the handcuffed man to the ground and ...