HONGKONG MARCH A policeman (bottom centre) looks on as demonstrators march on a main street in Hong Kong during a pro-democracy march July 1, 2004 on the seventh anniversary of the territory's handover to China. Waving green and black banners and sheltering under umbrellas from the searing sun, protesters chanting "Return power to the people, fight for democracy" streamed from a park to government offices in the heart of the city several kilometres away. Movement in the picture is caused by…
TIANANMAN-ANNIVERSARY/HONGKONG Pro-democracy supporters hold yellow umbrellas, a symbol of the Occupy Central movement, during an annual candlelight vigil at Victoria Park in Hong Kong, China June 4, 2015. Tens of thousands attended the vigil in Hong Kong on Thursday to mark China's 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators in Beijing, an anniversary given added poignancy by protests that gripped the Chinese-run city last year. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Tens of thousands of people carry umbrellas in the rain take part in a candlelight vigil at Hong Kongs Victoria Park June to mark the anniversary of the military crackdown of the pro-democracy movement at Beijings Tiananmen Square in REUTERS-Bobby Yip
TIANANMEN-ANNIVERSARY/ Pro-China supporters carry torn yellow umbrellas, mocking the pro-democracy Occupy Central movement, outside Victoria Park in Hong Kong, China June 4, 2015. Tens of thousands of people are due to attend an annual candlelight vigil at the park in Hong Kong on June 4 to mark Beijing's Tiananmen Square crackdown in 1989, as tension lingers in the financial hub from its pro-democracy protests last year. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
TIANANMEN-ANNIVERSARY/ A representative from the organizer holds a candle on the podium while wearing a T-shirt featuring a yellow umbrella, symbol of the Occupy Central movement, during an annual candlelight vigil at Victoria Park in Hong Kong, China June 4, 2015 to mark Beijing's Tiananmen Square crackdown in 1989, as tension lingers in the financial hub from its pro-democracy protests last year. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Hong Kong (AFP) - Hong Kong police and protesters clashed early Wednesday in some of the most violent scenes since pro-democracy demonstrations began more than a fortnight ago, leading to several arrests.
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