Two German students arrested for 'unlawful assembly' over Hong Kong protests
Monday, 18 November 2019 Hong Kong (AFP) Nov 15, 2019
Two German students were arrested in Hong Kong for "unlawful assembly" linked to ongoing unrest in the city, police said early Saturday. The students, aged 22 and 23, were arrested on Thursday for suspected participation in an illegal assembly, police said. Police did not release their identities but said the 22-year-old also faces charges of violating Hong Kong's anti-mask regulation.
Protests in Hong Kong have grown increasingly violent over the last four months. While the protests were initially started when an extradition bill was nearly pushed through the legal system, the protests have grown to become a struggle for democracy in Hong Kong. People from the special...