Thousands obtain to Hong Kong streets in unusual protests after week of victories
HONG KONG — Boosted by a week that saw sweeping gains for pro-democracy candidates in local elections and President Donald Trump signing legislation backing their cause, thousands of protesters returned to the streets of Hong Kong Sunday.Protests began early in the Central district at the heart of the global financial hub.Hundreds marched to the U.S.…
Protests began early in the Central district on the guts of the international financial hub.
Hundreds marched to the U.S. consulate to show their “gratitude” for the passage of the regulations supporting human rights in the semi-independent Chinese language territory. They waved American flags, with one banner reading: “President Trump, please liberate Hong Kong.”