Thursday, 19 September 2019

Protesters build a barricade inside Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, China August 21, 2019. Some demonstrators blocked station exits and sealed roads outside the station, pointing laser beams at the lines of shield-bearing officers. Others threw empty fire extinguishers at police lines from overpasses. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A protester pushes a wheelchair to build a barricade inside Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, China August 21, 2019. Masked protesters clashed with police in the sub-tropical heat, spraying fire extinguishers from the inside of Yuen Long station as others smeared the floor with cooking oil to stop the police advancing. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Protesters build a barricade inside Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, China August 21, 2019. Some demonstrators blocked station exits and sealed roads outside the station, pointing laser beams at the lines of shield-bearing officers. Others threw empty fire extinguishers at police lines from overpasses. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Protesters build a barricade inside Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, China August 21, 2019. Some demonstrators blocked station exits and sealed roads outside the station, pointing laser beams at the lines of shield-bearing officers. Others threw empty fire extinguishers at police lines from overpasses. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Protesters build a barricade inside Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, China August 21, 2019. Some demonstrators blocked station exits and sealed roads outside the station, pointing laser beams at the lines of shield-bearing officers. Others threw empty fire extinguishers at police lines from overpasses. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Protesters carry trash bins at Yuen Long MTR station, the scene of an attack by suspected triad gang members a month ago, in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong, China August 21, 2019. Some demonstrators blocked station exits and sealed roads outside the station, pointing laser beams at the lines of shield-bearing officers. Others threw empty fire extinguishers at police lines from overpasses. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach