Hong Kong police, protesters clash as leader Carrie Lam says demonstrators ‘ruined’ Christmas

by Jerome Taylor and Su Xinqi Hong Kong’s Christmas celebrations were marred by sporadic clashes between police and pro-democracy activists on Wednesday as the city’s pro-Beijing leader said the festive season was being “ruined” by demonstrators. Police used pepper spray and tear gas as activists held small flashmob protests in malls and multiple districts across […]