Hong Kong police fire tear gas into crowd on Halloween
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Hong Kong police fire tear gas into crowd on Halloween

PAOLO ZIALCITA Hong Kong police fired tear gas at costumed protesters who organized a Halloween “masquerade” Thursday to challenge a government ban on demonstrators wearing face masks. In early October, Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam invoked colonial-era emergency powers to implement the ban. The mask ban has been heavily ignored by protesters and police […]