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HKFP Lens: Hong Kong airport in disarray amid protester blockade, arrests, injuries and pepper spray

Chaotic scenes broke out at the entrance of Hong Kong International Airport on Tuesday night as police attempted to escort a man out of the departures hall who had been surrounded by protesters. The clashes came during a mass occupation protest that earlier brought flights to a halt. HKFP’s May James and Tom Grundy witnessed the day unfold. Click here for the full story.

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

A man was surrounded by protesters after being accused of being an undercover mainland agent. Photo: May James/HKFP.

China extradition airport August 13 police protest

A man was surrounded by protesters after being accused of being an undercover mainland agent. Photo: May James/HKFP.

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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China extradition airport August 13 police protest

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HKFP Lens: Hong Kong airport in disarray amid protester blockade, arrests, injuries and pepper spray