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Kowloon: Place in Kowloon
Kowloon is an urban area in Hong Kong comprising the Kowloon Peninsula and New Kowloon. It is bordered by the Lei Yue Mun strait to the east, Mei Foo Sun Chuen and Stonecutter's Island to the west, a mountain range, including Tate's Cairn and Lion Rock to the north, and Victoria Harbour to the south. With a population of 2,019,533 and a population density of 43,033/km2 in 2006, it is the most populous urban area in Hong Kong. The peninsula's area is approximately 47 km2 (18 sq mi).

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Hong Kong rioters bombard ambulance truck with bricks and stones to free arrested protester (VIDEOS)

hong kong rioters bombard ambulance truck with bricks and stones to free arrested protester (videos)
Violent anti-government protesters ambushed an ambulance truck as they rushed to free a detained female demonstrator, prompting warning shots from a police officer that was sitting inside the vehicle...
WorldNews - Published

Hong Kong campus protesters fire arrows as unrest spreads across Kowloon

Hong Kong protesters shot bows and arrows and hurled petrol bombs from a barricaded university on Sunday and police fired volleys of tear gas and blue liquid from water cannon as unrest spread across..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Kowloon

Students and protesters block Hong Kong Polytechnic University [Video]Students and protesters block Hong Kong Polytechnic University

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Kowloon remained blocked by an unconditional group of at least 100 students and other militant protesters on Saturday, while most of the remaining nine major..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:50Published


Hong Kong police fire tear gas to disperse Halloween protests [Video]Hong Kong police fire tear gas to disperse Halloween protests

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to break up anti-government protests in the central Kowloon district on Thursday (October 31), as masked demonstrators gatecrashed fancy-dress Halloween festivities in a..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:41Published

Hong Kong protesters rally in defiance of police ban [Video]Hong Kong protesters rally in defiance of police ban

Chaotic scenes as police and protesters clash on some of the busiest streets in Kowloon.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:42Published

Hong Kong police detonate bomb [Video]Hong Kong police detonate bomb

Police carried out a controlled explosion of what was believed to be a bomb found on a Hong Kong street on Sunday, as protests raged into the night. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:56Published

Tens of thousands protest in illegal Hong Kong march [Video]Tens of thousands protest in illegal Hong Kong march

Police and protesters exchanged tear gas and petrol bombs as an illegal march on Sunday descended into chaos. David Doyle reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:32Published

Hong Kong police and protesters exchange tear gas and petrol bombs [Video]Hong Kong police and protesters exchange tear gas and petrol bombs

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters staged an illegal march on Sunday, leading to clashes with police. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:50Published

 

Factbox: What people in Hong Kong are saying after days of violence

Quotes from people in Hong Kong's central and financial districts and East Kowloon on Wednesday after days of protests and violence that have caused widespread disruption in many parts of the..
Reuters - Published

Hong Kong police robot tries to detonate explosive device

A Hong Kong police robot was attempting to detonate an explosive device in the Kowloon district of Mong Kok on Friday after at least three explosions in the area.
Reuters - Published

Hong Kong anti-government protesters gatecrash Halloween

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to break up anti-government protests in the central Kowloon district on Thursday, as masked demonstrators gatecrashed fancy-dress Halloween festivities in a party street..
Reuters - Published

HK police fire tear gas in Kowloon as protesters across harbor gatecrash Halloween

(Editor's note: Paragraph eight contains language that some readers my find offensive)
Reuters - Published

Hong Kong police fire tear gas to disperse protesters

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to try to break up anti-government protests in the densely populated Kowloon district of Mong Kok on Thursday, as masked demonstrators gathered to join Halloween..
Reuters - Published Also reported by •France 24

Hong Kong protesters, police in dusk standoff after tear gas breaks up rally

Hong Kong police fired volleys of tear gas to disperse thousands of protesters, many wearing banned face masks, who had converged on the Kowloon harbor-front hotel district on Sunday to denounce..
Reuters - Published

Hong Kong leader apologizes for mosque incident after day of violence

hong kong leader apologizes for mosque incident after day of violence
HONG KONG (REUTERS) - Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologized to the city's Muslim community on Monday after police fired a water cannon at a major mosque during operations on Sunday night to quell..
WorldNews - Published

Hong Kong police, protesters exchange tear gas, petrol bombs

Hong Kong police fired tear gas at protesters throwing petrol bombs on Sunday as thousands staged an illegal march through the Kowloon district that will test the strength of the pro-democracy campaign..
Reuters - Published

Thousands stage illegal Hong Kong march; shops, metro stations trashed

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters, many wearing masks in defiance of emergency laws, staged an illegal march through the Kowloon district on Sunday that will test the strength of the pro-democracy..
Reuters - Published

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters stage illegal march; metro stations close

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters, many wearing masks in defiance of emergency laws, staged an illegal march through the Kowloon district on Sunday which will test the strength of the pro-democracy..
Reuters - Published

Streets of Hong Kong become protest battlefield on China National Day

streets of hong kong become protest battlefield on china national day
Riot police advance during a protest in Sham Shui Po district, on China’s National Day in Hong Kong, China October 1, 2019. HONG KONG: Hong Kong police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at..
WorldNews - Published

Hong Kong police fend off airport protest but tear gas fired again in Kowloon

Hong Kong police prevented anti-government protesters from blocking access to the airport on Saturday, but fired tear gas for a second night running in the densely populated district of Mong Kok.
Reuters - Published

Hong Kong tollbooths vandalized during protests

A small group of what appeared to be protesters on Sunday vandalized a toll station at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel in Kowloon in Hong Kong. (Aug. 26)  
USATODAY.com - Published

Tear gas fired in Hong Kong with no end in sight to protests

tear gas fired in hong kong with no end in sight to protests
HONG KONG — Police fired tear gas Sunday inside a train station and in several other Hong Kong neighborhoods where protesters occupied roads in another weekend of anti-government demonstrations...
WorldNews - Published

Shops shut, traffic blocked as protests again roil Hong Kong

Stores in the heart of Hong Kong's Kowloon shopping area shut their doors on Saturday and black-clad activists blocked thoroughfares as the Chinese-controlled city was again rocked by anti-government..
Reuters - Published

Hong Kong police arrest six at Kowloon protest

Police arrested six people during a demonstration in one of Hong Kong's most popular tourist areas on Sunday, where thousands of protesters sought to raise awareness among mainland Chinese visitors..
Reuters - Published

Hong Kong extradition protests: Thousands join Kowloon march

Tens of thousands marched in a bid to raise awareness about a controversial extradition bill.
BBC News - Published

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