During the rally, clashes occurred.
On the streets of the city Sheung Shui in Hong Kong reached thousands of people who are dissatisfied with the actions of traders from China. During the demonstration, protesters clashed with police.
This writes the Chronicle.info with reference to segodnya.ua.
“On Saturday, July 13, thousands of people staged a demonstration on the streets of the city Sheung Shui which borders mainland China. They lay the responsibility on vendors from China for the rise in land prices, increasing inflation, and accuse them of tax evasion”, — stated in the message.
It is noted that during the rally, clashes broke out, protesters threw in law enforcement umbrellas and hats.
In response, police used pepper spray and batons. Police later said she was forced to use force because of the fact that the protesters started arguing with the locals and tried to attack police officers. During protests in the city were closed most of the shops.