Authorities have closed some government offices in Hong Kong’s financial district. The worst violence in cities in these decades.
By Thursday morning the crowds had largely dispersed around government headquarters – where police and protesters had pitched battles on Wednesday.http://technicalguruvideo.com/
The protesters are angry about plans to allow extradition to mainland China.news by world news
Despite the widespread opposition, the government has not backed down.
However, Hong Kong’s Legislative Council (LegCo) delayed a second reading of the controversial extradition bill and it is unclear when it will take place.http://technicalguruvideo.com/
How did the violence unfold?
The second reading, or debate over the extradition bill was originally scheduled for Wednesday.
In an attempt to prevent lawmakers from participating in the debate, activists in the tens of thousands blockaded key streets around the government headquarters in central Hong Kong. Police were also out in riot gear.
Later the tensions boiled over as protesters tried to storm key government buildings demanding the bill be scrapped.