14 Pics From The Massive Protests In Hong Kong That Illustrate The Discipline And Respect Of The People

The semi-autonomous city of Hong Kong has recently been shaken by protests after a controversial extradition bill, allowing “suspects” to be brought back to mainland China for interrogation, has reopened old wounds and grievances.

The former British colony, which was returned to Chinese rule in 1997, endured a difficult relationship with the continent while trying to retain its special status in a “one country, two systems” deal.

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Hong Kong Students Studying For Their Finals While Protesting


Level Of Tidiness In Hong Kong After A Protest Of 1.3 Million People!


Hong Kong Protestors Giving Way To Ambulance Like Crossing The Red Sea

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Hong Kong Protestors Cleaning Up The Field After The Protest


Protesters Shield Themselves With Umbrellas Against Pepper Spray Used By The Police Outside The Government Headquarters In Hong Kong


Volunteers In Ponchos Marked With A Blue Cross, Wearing Surgical Masks And Goggles, Form A Human Wall To Protect The First Aid Area Right Outside Admiralty Station, Across The Street From The Hong Kong Central Government Offices


We’re Hong Kong People, We’re Crazy People. There’re 2 Millions People Protesting But Still Very Disciplined


A Small Crowd Is Back Outside The Hong Kong Government Offices…to Clean Up The Rubbish. To Sort Out Recyclables And Unused Materials, And Clean Up The Rubbish. Incredible


Impressive How Thoughtful And Organised These Protestors Are. Bottles Of Water Are Left Along Pavements And Other Strategic Areas So People Can Douse Themselves, And Put Out Teargas Grenades When Police Move In


Notes Of Remembrance Cover A Sidewalk Outside Pacific Place, A Luxury Mall From Which A Protester Fell To His Last Breath Yesterday Night


Hong Kong Press Wears Helmets, Eye Masks And Reflective Vests To Express Discontent Towards Local Police’s Actions


Hong Kong Protesters Helping Journalist After Tear Gas Deployment


These Hong Kong Protesters Run Around Putting Out Fires Instead Of Starting Them


At Times Square, Causeway Bay A Guide On How To Fold Origami Lilies For Those Who’d Like To Pay Tribute To The Protester Who Fell To His Last Breath Saturday Night


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