With most protesters having completed Sunday's march, increasing numbers of riot police are converging in Central, where a standoff continues

Map. History of Hong Kong conflict

26 February 2020
Frontline protesters are setting up increasingly elaborate barricades on Des Voeux Road Central as riot police begin to converge upon the designated end of the march.  Photo: May James / HKFP. hongkong2 month ago
Frontline protesters are setting up increasingly elaborate barricades on Des Voeux Road Central as riot police begin to converge upon the designated end of the march. Photo: May James / HKFP. hongkong
The frontline long since fell back to Peddar St, the police seem not to have changed stance at all and are happy to remain blocking the road to the Liaison Office, so still hopeful it remains peaceful today as these  CHRF marches always have been2 month ago
The frontline long since fell back to Peddar St, the police seem not to have changed stance at all and are happy to remain blocking the road to the Liaison Office, so still hopeful it remains peaceful today as these CHRF marches always have been
With most protesters having completed Sunday's march, increasing numbers of riot police are converging in Central, where a standoff continues2 month ago
With most protesters having completed Sunday's march, increasing numbers of riot police are converging in Central, where a standoff continues
Chanting one, two, one, two to coordinate their pace, frontline protesters are cautiously retreating, while making sure they leave no one behind2 month ago
Chanting "one, two, one, two" to coordinate their pace, frontline protesters are cautiously retreating, while making sure they leave no one behind
The end of the march is finally passing Sogo, 3.5 hours after the official start (keeping in mind the crowd spilled over from Vic Park way before 3pm)2 month ago
The end of the march is finally passing Sogo, 3.5 hours after the official start (keeping in mind the crowd spilled over from Vic Park way before 3pm)
In Central, riot police at all intersections Connaught/Harcourt Rd; many black bloc protesters waiting around checking phones; first aid crews waiting at the ready2 month ago
In Central, riot police at all intersections Connaught/Harcourt Rd; many black bloc protesters waiting around checking phones; first aid crews waiting at the ready
[CWB. Outside Victoria Park] 4:55PM. Jammed. Every street.2 month ago
[CWB. Outside Victoria Park] 4:55PM. Jammed. Every street.
Black-clad protesters are telling each other to retreat from the riot police cordon on Des Voeux Road Central as demonstrators from the authorised march continue to arrive.  Photo: May James / HKFP. hongkong2 month ago
Black-clad protesters are telling each other to retreat from the riot police cordon on Des Voeux Road Central as demonstrators from the authorised march continue to arrive. Photo: May James / HKFP. hongkong
March in Admiralty2 month ago
March in Admiralty
Almost two hours since the march started, the crowd remains strong in Causeway Bay. HumanRightsDay hongkongprotests  Hundreds of Thousands Join Human Rights March: HongKong2 month ago
Almost two hours since the march started, the crowd remains strong in Causeway Bay. HumanRightsDay hongkongprotests Hundreds of Thousands Join Human Rights March: HongKong
We want Hong Kong to remain Hong Kong, a poster says. Crowd   in Wan Chai while Victoria Park and Causeway Bay are packed to bursting point.2 month ago
"We want Hong Kong to remain Hong Kong," a poster says. Crowd in Wan Chai while Victoria Park and Causeway Bay are packed to bursting point.
With police not intervening in the protesters' occupation of all six Hennessy Road lanes, the march has been able to go ahead at a moderate pace — without slowing to a crawl — as of 3:30pm.  Photo: HKFP.2 month ago
With police not intervening in the protesters' occupation of all six Hennessy Road lanes, the march has been able to go ahead at a moderate pace — without slowing to a crawl — as of 3:30pm. Photo: HKFP.
The Civil Human Rights Front's first approved march in months has begun from Victoria Park2 month ago
The Civil Human Rights Front's first approved march in months has begun from Victoria Park
Marchers have left Victoria Park as the @chrf_hk support vehicle leads the way to Central2 month ago
Marchers have left Victoria Park as the @chrf_hk support vehicle leads the way to Central
As was the case on Thursday evening, over a hundred local residents turned up to Kowloon Bay's Amoy Plaza shopping mall on Saturday evening to chant protest slogans and sing songs such as Glory to HongKong.  Photo: RTHK screenshot2 month ago
As was the case on Thursday evening, over a hundred local residents turned up to Kowloon Bay's Amoy Plaza shopping mall on Saturday evening to chant protest slogans and sing songs such as "Glory to HongKong". Photo: RTHK screenshot
Disappointing that only hundreds at most have turned out to StandWithYuli, says Anna Tsui, when thousands have come out to thank US and Donald Trump. Not a good strategy to rely on the mercy of international leaders, who honestly who wouldn't think of us as anybody, she says2 month ago
Disappointing that only hundreds at most have turned out to StandWithYuli, says Anna Tsui, when thousands have come out to thank US and Donald Trump. Not a good strategy to "rely on the mercy of international leaders, who honestly who wouldn't think of us as anybody," she says
2 month ago
Government confirms Hong Kong Airlines secures financial rescue package to save it from collapse, to take "no further action"
A StandWithYuli rally at Edinburgh Place, in support of the Indonesian woman who was deported from Hong Kong2 month ago
A #StandWithYuli rally at Edinburgh Place, in support of the Indonesian woman who was deported from Hong Kong
2 month ago
Drug police seize 75kg of cocaine worth US$11.5 million from gang in northern Hong Kong
At a Thursday youth election forum, Taiwan President @iingwen said there was no present need to enact a refugee law to assist HongKong protesters fleeing persecution in the city.  Photo: 曾守一 / USP2 month ago
At a Thursday youth election forum, Taiwan President @iingwen said there was no present need to enact a refugee law to assist HongKong protesters fleeing persecution in the city. Photo: 曾守一 / USP
A singing protest is taking place inside Kowloon Bay's Amoy Plaza on Thursday evening.  Photo: Stand News screenshot2 month ago
A "singing protest" is taking place inside Kowloon Bay's Amoy Plaza on Thursday evening. Photo: Stand News screenshot
2 month ago
Motion to impeach Hong Kong Chief Exec. Carrie Lam rejected at legislature by pro-Beijing camp
2 month ago
Hong Kong police seize large number of chemicals at Shing Mun Country Park
LONO for rally in Victoria Park will be valid from noon to 6pm. March must start when crowd occupies over 85% of the central lawn. LONO for march from park to Charter Road in Central valid from 3pm to 10pm. CHRF must have 200 supervisors for a reported turnout estimate of 32,0002 month ago
LONO for rally in Victoria Park will be valid from noon to 6pm. March must start when crowd occupies over 85% of the central lawn. LONO for march from park to Charter Road in Central valid from 3pm to 10pm. CHRF must have 200 supervisors for a reported turnout estimate of 32,000
2 month ago
A rally protesting the use of tear gas at Central's Edinburgh Place from 7-9pm on Friday has been approved. The Civil Human Rights Front is still awaiting a police decision on its Sunday march on Hong Kong Island
2 month ago
Hong Kong protests: crowds shrink further in lunchtime protests as just a few dozen show up in two business districts
2 month ago
Apple Daily and Stand News were reportedly denied entry to today's National Constitution Day forum, on the grounds that only media which received an invitation would be admitted. Speakers at the forum included Carrie Lam and Wang Zhimin
Per reporters saying, some masked residents attacked a reporter earlier and tried to take his phone. Now, there are masked people from the  Disciplined Services Quarters standing and flashing strong light to reporters2 month ago
Per reporters saying, some masked "residents" attacked a reporter earlier and tried to take his phone. Now, there are masked people from the Disciplined Services Quarters standing and flashing strong light to reporters
Right now at Shun Lee Disciplined Services Quarters in Kowloon, the Hong Kong Police and families use strong flashlights against reporters, calling reporters as black reporters2 month ago
Right now at Shun Lee Disciplined Services Quarters in Kowloon, the Hong Kong Police and families use strong flashlights against reporters, calling reporters as "black reporters"
2 month ago
Foreign Affairs Committee Italian Chamber just approved resolution on #HongKong "Reiterating to Chinese Gov. that freedom of speech and individual rights are THE fundamental principle of Italian foreign policy"
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