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#NOW #PolyUniversity - @hkpoliceforce urges protesters to surrender or they will arrest them by force including LETHAL FORCE. Police warns protesters "Time is running out" as they have been tolerated by the society for long. #HongKongProstests #HongKong #HongKongPolice
Meanwhile on telegram channel, #PolyU protesters vow to defend the campus until the very end - probably the last university stronghold - because they think it'll be almost impossible to reenter the campus if they retreat, which makes it harder to block cross harbour tunnel again.
#BREAKING #PolyU: @hkpoliceforce's armored trucks approached protesters and burning objects. One of them was then set ablaze by Molotov cocktails thrown by protesters. Literally frightening though it shall be put off very soon after it retreated. #HongKongProtests #HongKong
#PolyUniversity #HongKong midnight fight begins - @hkpoliceforce is initiating a fresh round of dispersion. Water cannon truck is back since the last operation 7 hrs ago. No one be water tonight, or no one can do so as all exits are heavily guarded by police. #HongKongProtests
#BREAKING #HongKongProtesters: @hkpoliceforce warns they will use LIVE ROUNDS to fight back if protesters attack officer by lethal weapons like petrol bombs, arrows and vehicle. It's an official warning issued from police headquarter at midnight. #PolyU…
3am outside #PolyUniversity, some protesters seize the interval to take a nap on the frontline when @hkpoliceforce paused the operation. Street fight is still going on with no end in sight yet. It's been 17 hrs already since then. #HongKongProtests #HongKong #HongKongPolice
#BREAKING #PolyUniversity - At around 5:30am, @hkpoliceforce raid into the campus. Massive fire at the main entrance making it almost unrecognizable. Protesters trying to find other ways to evacuate. #HongKongProtests #HongKong #HongKongPolice
In the latest statement, @hkpoliceforce claimed that they didn't raid @HongKongPolyU premises but only dispersed and arrested protesters on the road outside campus. Meanwhile some reports suggest that they did pass through the entrance.…
Aftermath at 7am. Fire at @HongKongPolyU main entrance has been largely put out, leaving scatted flames fuelled by protesters who wants to make it as barricade. The next step of #HongKongPolice remains unclear. #HongKongProtesters #HongKongProtest #HongKong
@HongKongPolyU Protestets decided to leave the campus after deliberation, hoping to break through @hkpoliceforce's cordon line. #HongKongProtest #HongKongProtesters
Shortly, @HongKongPolyU Protestets failed to break through police's cordon line as they're literally beseiged. @hkpoliceforce blocked all the ways out and fired rounds after rounds of teargas in return. They're forced to go back to campus but police didn't chase after them.
This is how journalists leave #HongKong #PolyU war zone - we were forced to raised our hands like suspects when we walked to the cordon line. At least 1 riot police officer pointed his gun to my colleague. Some yelled at me beacuse I put my hand in pocket while waiting in line.
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