Hong Kong police urge "end by peaceful means" to university stand off

Published on 22 Nov 2019 3:39:09 PM

Hong Kong police commissioner Tang Ping-keung on Friday urged remaining protesters occupying Polytechnic University to leave, promising that those under 18 would not be arrested.

The siege at the university on the Kowloon peninsula appeared to be nearing an end with the number of protesters dwindling to a few dozen.