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Explainer: Police crowd control gear used during Hong Kong’s latest protest clashes

Since June, Hong Kong police have cracked down on anti-extradition bill protests using a variety of crowd control weapons and ammunition – some used for the first time in local law enforcement. Commissioner Stephen Lo told the press that, on June 12, officers fired around 150 tear gas canisters, “several” rounds of rubber bullets, and 20 […]