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Pro-democracy demonstrators holed up in a Hong Kong university campus set the main entrance ablaze Monday after police warned they may use live rounds, deepening fears over how nearly six months of unrest across the city will end.
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Smoke can be seen rising from a building at the besieged Hong Kong Polytechnic University where anti-government protesters have been holed up after intense clashes with riot police since the weekend.
Anti-government protesters inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University consider their next move, as riot police surround the building and make arrests outside the campus.
Anti-government protesters try to use their umbrellas to shield themselves as riot police use tear gas and make arrests outside the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Anti-government protesters holed up at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University take some rest after intense clashes with the police early on Monday morning. But their respite was cut short when a call to arms was made again to prepare for further bat...
After a night of intense battles, riot police are on standby at the entrance of Hong Kong's Polytechnic University where a fire is also seen raging near a key footbridge.