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Hong Kong: Roads, banks and metro stations vandalised in weekend protests01:56

Hong Kong: Roads, banks and metro stations vandalised in weekend protests

Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong
September 29, 2019 at 18:34 GMT +00:00 · Published

Protests over the weekend have caused significant damage in parts of Hong Kong, as metro stations, banks, taxis and roads were vandalised or destroyed by demonstrators ahead of China's National Day.

Footage filmed on Sunday, shows the aftermath of the protests, with Wan Chai metro station filled with debris, one of its exits burnt, banks covered in graffiti, a taxi destroyed and cobblestone roads damaged.

Hundreds of thousands have taken part in protests against an extradition bill with mainland China since the end of March and despite the bill being withdrawn, protesters continue to hit the streets waiting for other demands to be met. Among them is investigation of alleged police brutality during demonstrations, freedom to those arrested as well as other demands.

Hong Kong: Roads, banks and metro stations vandalised in weekend protests01:56
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Protests over the weekend have caused significant damage in parts of Hong Kong, as metro stations, banks, taxis and roads were vandalised or destroyed by demonstrators ahead of China's National Day.

Footage filmed on Sunday, shows the aftermath of the protests, with Wan Chai metro station filled with debris, one of its exits burnt, banks covered in graffiti, a taxi destroyed and cobblestone roads damaged.

Hundreds of thousands have taken part in protests against an extradition bill with mainland China since the end of March and despite the bill being withdrawn, protesters continue to hit the streets waiting for other demands to be met. Among them is investigation of alleged police brutality during demonstrations, freedom to those arrested as well as other demands.

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