Kowloon saw a long day of protest and unrest on Sunday as protesters and police clashed across the peninsula. A peaceful march quickly descended into scenes of vandalism and firebombs, as police deployed tear gas, projectiles and water cannon against demonstrators. HKFP’s photographer May James was on the frontlines.

Photo: May James/HKFP.
Photo: May James/HKFP.
Pro-democracy lawmaker Claudia Mo holds up a sign reading ‘Solidarity with ethnic minorities’ outside Chungking Mansions on October 20. Photo: May James/HKFP.
Banners representing communities from Hong Kong’s 18 districts are laid out in Salisbury Garden in anticipation of a mass march on October 20. Photo: May James/HKFP.
Banners representing communities from Hong Kong’s 18 districts are laid out in Salisbury Garden in anticipation of a mass march on October 20. Photo: May James/HKFP.
Banners representing communities from Hong Kong’s 18 districts are laid out in Salisbury Garden in anticipation of a mass march on October 20. Photo: May James/HKFP.
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Banners representing communities from Hong Kong’s 18 districts are laid out in Salisbury Garden in anticipation of a mass march on October 20. Photo: May James/HKFP.
Photo: May James/HKFP.
Photo: May James/HKFP.
Protesters marching in Tsim Sha Tsui hold up Catalan flags in a show of solidarity with the region’s struggle for independence from Spain. Photo: May James/HKFP.
‘Liberate Hong Kong, the revolution of our times.’ Photo: May James/HKFP.
Photo: May James/HKFP.
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‘Hongkongers, resist.’ Photo: May James/HKFP.
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Best Mart 360. Photo: May James/HKFP.
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McDonald’s. Photo: May James/HKFP.
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Photo: May James/HKFP.
Photo: May James/HKFP.
Photo: May James/HKFP.

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