Surveillance-savvy Hong Kong protesters go digitally dark
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 Hong Kong (AFP) June 13, 2019
Hong Kong's tech-savvy protesters are going digitally dark as they try to avoid surveillance and potential future prosecutions, disabling location tracking on their phones, buying train tickets with cash and purging their social media conversations. Police used rubber bullets and tear gas to break up crowds opposed to a China extradition law on Wednesday, in the worst unrest the city has wit
A small number of protesters still lingered outside Hong Kong's Legislative Council (LegCo) complex on Thursday, expressing dissatisfaction with leader Carrie Lam's public apology, despite business continuing as usual across the city. Rough cut - no reporter narration.
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