A rebel police officer is holding a protest outside Hong Kong Polytechnic University on Monday, November 18. Burning explosions were seen early on Monday when Hong Kong police stormed into a university held by protesters after a standout all night.  A fire is burning near the campus of Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Protesters against the government go over distorted debris following clashes with police at Hong Kong Polytechnic University on November 1
An anti-government protest is being showered on by volunteer medical workers after he was soaked by a police water cannon that fires pepper spray-infused water at Hong Kong Polytechnic University on November 18.
Riot police shoot tear gas and rubber bullets as protesters try to leave Hong Kong Poytechnic University on November 18.
Police use water cannon outside Hong Kong Polytechnic University to disperse protesters on Sunday, November 17, 2019.
Police are preparing to shoot protesters at Hong Kong Polytechnic University on November 17.
A demonstrator is preparing to fire a bow during a confrontation with police.
Police use a water cannon outside Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
A demonstrator throws a Molotov cocktail at the police on November 17.
Protesters use a catapult to fire bricks at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University police on November 17.
Protesters clean up debris in a pool at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, on Saturday, November 16.
A woman is trying to restrain the insurgency police from approaching Hong Kong University in Hong Kong on Saturday.
Protesters walk past brick barricades on a road near Hong Kong Polytechnic University on Thursday, November 14.
Protesters gather during a lunchtime protest in Hong Kong's financial district on November 14.
Protesters practice throwing Molotov cocktails in a pool on campus at Hong Kong Polytechnic University on November 14.
A demonstrator releases a flaming arrow to light a barricade at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), Wednesday, November 13.
A Molotov cocktail, a gas mask and a yellow construction helmet are placed on a bust of the late hotel icon Hui Yeung Shing on campus at the Chinese University of Hong Kong on November 13.
A fire is seen at a mass transit railway station (MTR) during a demonstration at the Chinese University of Hong Kong on November 13.
Students try to clear tear gas canisters shot by insurgent police on a sports field during a confrontation at the Chinese University of Hong Kong on Tuesday, November 12.
Police shoot tear gas at protesters at Chinese University of Hong Kong on November 12.
A man is arrested during a protest at the Chinese University of Hong Kong on November 12.
Students block an escalator with chairs in an attempt to inhibit police at the University of Hong Kong on November 12.
A demonstrator is arrested in the Central District of Hong Kong on November 11.
People are after tear gas was fired by police during a protest in Hong Kong's central district on November 11.
Protesters use a catapult against police during a protest in Hong Kong's central district on November 11.
The insurgency police stand off with protesters at an entrance to a mall during a demonstration on November 10.
Protesters use umbrellas to block the door of a mall on November 10. Protesters smashed windows in a subway station and shopping mall on Sunday and police made arrests in areas across Hong Kong.
A man is helped by a voluntary medicine after police used pepper spray during a demonstration on November 10.
Protestors set up barricades in Tseung Kwan O following a ceremony honoring Chow Tsz-lok, on November 8.
A person places a flower at a memorial for 22-year-old Hong Kong University student Chow Tsz-lok, on November 8.
Students in gas masks are seen during an exam at the Chinese University of Hong Kong on Thursday, November 7 in Hong Kong.
Firefighters stand outside office of China's Xinhua News Agency after its windows were damaged by protesters in Hong Kong on Saturday, November 2. tear gas and used a water cannon on Saturday to break up a meeting of thousands of masked protesters demanding autonomy after Beijing indicated it could tighten its grip on Chinese territory.
Richard Chan, a candidate for the district council election, responds after being pepper sprayed by Hong Kong police on November 2.
Thousands of black-clad masked protesters poured into Hong Kong's central shopping district for another meeting on November 2.
A woman in a Halloween suit talks to a police officer in riot gear on October 31.
A man dressed as a Joker for Halloween walks past police on October 31.
A protocratic protester is arrested by insurgent police in Mong Kok dis trict on October 27 in Hong Kong.
Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong (2nd L) and Kelvin Lam (2nd R) shout out slogans when they meet media outside the Legislative Council (LegCo) in Hong Kong on October 29, 2019, after Wong was barred from standing in an upcoming local election. On October 29, Wong was prevented from standing in an upcoming local election after months of huge and often violent protests in the city.
A protest throws a tear gas container on October 27 in Hong Kong.
A couple wearing Guy Fawkes masks watch a rally at the Chater Garden in Hong Kong on October 26.
Protesters start a fire in front of the MTR station during the demonstration on October 27.
Tear gas smoke is seen exploding over reporters during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's Mong Kok district on October 27.
Pro-democracy supporters hold big-light lights that read "Free Hong Kong" during a medical professional gathering in the Central District of Hong Kong on October 26.
High school students participate in a human chain rally outside Kowloon Park in Hong Kong on October 25.
Pro-democracy activist and South Horizon community organizer Joshua Wong answers media questions after requesting the return of Officer Dorothy Ma at the Hong Kong Southern District Office on October 24.
Police fire blue paint against protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday, October 20. Blue dye can be used to dye and identify masked prot esters.
Protesters set fire to a store on October 20.
Police report during a pro-democratic march in Kowloon district on October 20.
A demonstrator sets fire to a Bank of China branch on October 20.
A protocrat protester is arrested by police on October 20.
Lam arrives at the Legislative Council on October 16.
A protester shoots a basketball on a poster of Lamb during a rally on Tuesday, October 15.
Protesters set fire to a Bank of China branch on Sunday, October 13. It was the 19th year in the aftermath of anti-government protests in Hong Kong.
Protesters use the lights on their phones during a meeting in central Hong Kong's business district.
A demonstrator tries to break a tourist bus window on October 13.
Protestants against the government created the statue "The Lady Liberty of Hong Kong", which symbolizes the city's recent democratic movement. The figure is just over 13 meters long and carried in pieces to the top of Lion Rock, one of Hong Kong's iconic peaks.
Protesters vandalize a mall restaurant on October 13.
Police shine a light on protesters outside Ma On Shan police station on October 9.
Protesters crushed a Bank of China branch on Monday, October 7.
A woman is being treated after police fired tear gas to disperse protesters in Mong Kok District in Hong Kong on October 7.
Police clear a street when protesters and pedestrians gathered near Mong Kok Police Station on October 7.
Democratic protesters gather in a mall on October 7.
A masked protest stops for a portrait in Hong Kong on Sunday, October 6.
Protesters vandalize Cheung Sha Wan's local government office on October 6.
Rescuers check the bottom of a taxi after the driver allegedly drove on the sidewalk and met with protesters in Hong Kong on October 6.
A China Building Bank is seen vandalized in the Causeway Bay area of Hong Kong on October 6.
Democratic protesters set fire to the street in the Causeway Bay area.
People protest against ban on masks on Saturday, October 5.
Police detain a protest on October 5.
An anti-government protest stands near a fire on Friday, October 4th.
Protesters move a statue showing a demonstrator armed with gas mask, helmet and umbrella on the streets of Hong Kong on October 4.
Protesters set fire to a China Construction Bank.
Police distribute tear gas outside a restaurant during a protest in the Causeway Bay district.  Protesters spray paint slogan at the entrance to a tunnel on October 4.
A fire is seen in front of a shop vandalized by protesters.
A store after being vandalized by protesters.
Pro-democracy protesters hold up their hands to symbolize their five demands during a rally on October 4.
Protesters throw gasoline bombs at the gate of Tsuen Wan police station on Wednesday, October 2.
A young protest was shot on Tuesday, October 1, when violent protests erupted across Hong Kong, the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic of China. The event marked a sharp escalation of violence that could galvanize the protest movement in Hong Kong.
Police detain an anti-government protest on October 1. Thousands of black-clad protesters marched in central Hong Kong as part of several pro-democracy demonstrations.
Protesters stand surrounded by smoke from tear gas shell on October 1.
Marching anti-government protesters are seen through a window of stripped posters on October 1.
Police tackle and arrest pro-democracy protesters during clashes on October 1.
Protesters respond after police fired tear gas near central government offices in Hong Kong's Admiralty area on October 1.
Democratic protesters form a "Pepe the Frog" human-themed chain on Monday, September 30.
A man is arrested by Hong Kong police during a protest in the Causeway Bay shopping district on Sunday, September 29.
Riot police are trying to disperse protesters on September 29.
Bus passengers look at a fiery barricade lit by protocratic protesters in front of Mong Kok Police Station on Sunday, September 22.
Democratic protesters sing songs and sing slogans during a rally in a shopping center on September 22.  An anti-government protester throws a Molotov cocktail during a demonstration near the Central Government Complex on Sunday 15 September.
A pro-China supporter, center, is escorted by police after confronting journalists in Hong Kong on September 15.
The pro-government and anti-government supporters sing against each other at a shopping mall in Hong Kong on Friday, September 13. The sign means "Stop violence and curb chaos; protect Hong Kong."
Protesters hold up their cell phone lights as they form a human chain at the top, a tourist spot in Hong Kong, on September 13.
Police escort an injured man after he attacked protesters outside Prince Edward Station in Hong Kong on Friday, September 6.
Protesters burn paper money to pay attention to the injured protesters.
Protesters prepare to merge with police outside Mong Kok police station on September 6.
A demonstrator is arrested by police at Po Lam Mass Transit Railway station on Thursday, September 5.
A man is watching television sets in a Hong Kong store when the manager of Carrie Lam announces the withdrawal of the extradition bill on Wednesday, September 4.  A woman becomes emotional on September 4 while noticing protesters who were injured a few days earlier.
Demonstrators travel through a railway station during a meeting on Tuesday, September 3.
Students wearing gas masks and helmets hold a banner that reads "five great requirements are indispensable" at St. Francis & # 39; Canossian College in Hong Kong.
Protesters gather in the bus terminal at Hong Kong International Airport on Sunday, September 1. Hundreds of pro-democracy activists tried to block transport routes to the city's airport.
A passenger goes to the airport on September 1, when pro-democracy protesters blocked a road outside the airport.
A demonstrator uses a leap outside the central government complex during police fighting on Saturday, August 31. Thousands of Democratic protesters held an anti-government rally a day after several leading activists and lawmakers were arrested in a sweeping crackdown.
Protesters lit a Molotov cocktail on August 31.
Officers pull forward during clashes with protesters on August 31.
Protesters cover when police shoot blue water at them. Blue dye can be used to color and identify masked protesters.
A surveillance camera is covered with white paint during protests.
A view shows that protesters responded after police fired tear gas on August 31.
Pro-democracy activists Agnes Chow and Joshua Wong speak to the media after they were released against bail at the Eastern Courts on Friday, August 30. They were arrested earlier the same day in a draw over Hong Kong.
A policeman points a gun in front of a protest on August 25.
Some protesters light laser pointers at the police lines on August 25.
Protesters and police clash on Saturday, August 24.
Protesters pick up bricks to be used as projectiles on August 24
Police retreat after colliding with protesters on August 24.
People link hands as they gather at the Tsim Sha Tsui water on Friday, August 23. Protestants formed a human chain across Hong Kong in a show of solid arity.
Mobile phones shine off the top of Lion Rock on August 23.
Protesters march under umbrellas on Sunday, August 18.
Tens of thousands of protesters showed up on the streets on August 18.  A demonstrator participates in a march on Saturday, August 17. His eye is covered with red gauze and refers to a woman allegedly being shot in the eye with a beanbag round during clashes between protesters and police.
Protesters respond after police fired tear gas to disperse a demonstration at the Sham Shui Po Police Station in Hong Kong on Wednesday, August 14.
Protesters point lasers at Sham Shui Po police station on August 14.
Police use pepper spray to disperse protesters at the airport on August 13.
Police and protesters collide at the airport on August 13. The violence came after the Hong Kong Airport Authority announced that all check-in services would be closed for one night because of terminal operations uneasily disturbed. "
A traveler transfers his luggage to security guards as she tries to enter the departure gate.
A monitor shows canceled flights on August 13.
Protesters against the government stand at a barricade of luggage carriages during a demonstration at the airport on 13
Doctors take care of a woman who sustained a facial injury during clashes on Sunday, August 11.
A pro-democracy protest is held by police outside Tsim Sha Tsui police station on August 11
Police fire tear gas at protesters during a demonstration in the Wong Tai Sin District on Monday, August 5.
A train traveler passes a protest on the right, which prevented the doors of a train from closing on August 5. The protester tried to interfere with Hong Kong's commuting hours in the morning.
an underground train during a protest on August 5.
A man comforts his pregnant wife near a train station ttform after protester blocked the train doors on August 5.
A demonstrator stands in tear gas during a confrontation with police early Sunday, August 4.
A Chinese flag floats in water after it was thrown by protesters during a demonstration on Saturday, August 3.
A protest sprays paint on a wall on August 3.
Members of Hong Kong's medical sector take part in a protest at Edinburgh Place on Friday, August 2.
The China Liaison Office badge is protected by Plexiglas during a demonstration on Sunday, July 28.
A demonstrator flees from police with concrete guard in Hong Kong's Yuen Long district on Saturday, July 27.
A protester looks through umbrellas during clashes with police on July 27.
Travelers watch as protesters gather at Hong Kong International Airport on Friday, July 26.
Protestants clash with police on Sunday, July 21.
Medical workers help a demonstrator hit by gas tears on July 21.  Pro-Beijing legislator Junius Ho was scrapped by protesters in Hong Kong's Tsuen Wan district.
Police use pepper spray to disperse protesters following a call in Sheung Shui district on Saturday, July 13.
A demonstrator is spraying paint inside a chamber of the Hong Kong Legislative Council Building, where protesters forced themselves in on Monday, July 1.
The Legislative Council Meeting Room will be taken over by protesters on July 1.
A demonstrator smashes a window in the Legislative Council's building.
Sunlight columns are thrown at a crowd during the march on July 1.
Helicopters carrying the flags of China and Hong Kong fly over protesters on July 1.
Pro-democracy legislator Roy Kwong gathers protesters with a megaphone on July 1.
A police officer uses pepper spray during a collision with protesters on July 1.
A demonstrator wearing a "revolution" T-shirt goes past an inscription on a road that reads "Long Live HK."
Police detain protesters near government headquarters in Hong Kong on July 1.
A view of the head shows thousands of protesters marching through a Hong Kong street on Sunday, June 16
Protesters ran after police fired tear gas on Wednesday, June 12.
Protesters meet police during the rally on June 12.
By the morning of June 12, tens of thousands of mainly young people had arrived in the area, blocking streets and stopping in central Hong Kong.
A demonstrator holds a sign during the rally on June 12.
Officers charged with protesters during clashes Monday, June 10. It was a continuation of protests that began the day before.
Protesters hold photos of Hong Kong CEO Carrie Lam on Sunday, June 9.
Protesters on June 9 waved the placard and wore the white color of the rally. "Hong Kong, never give up!" some chanted.
Students carry chains during a demonstration on Saturday, June 8.