Latest News Wires Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters undeterred by tear gas

Hong Kong police clad in riot gear attempted to disperse protesters with multiple volleys of tear gas and pepper spray Sunday. Crowds retreated briefly but tens of thousands of protesters returned in full force Sunday evening.

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Hong Kong police fired repeated volleys of tear gas to disperse pro-democracy protests on Sunday and baton-charged the crowd blocking a key road in the government district after official warnings against illegal demonstrations.