Anti-extradition row: Hong Kong gov’t must respond to demands or protests will escalate on Fri, student groups say

Six student unions have said they will escalate protest actions if the government does not respond to their demands over the controversial extradition law by 5pm Thursday. They have asked the authorities to axe the extradition bill, withdraw their characterisation of last Wednesday’s clashes as a “riot”, drop all charges against protesters and investigate cases of […]