Hong Kong: Police fire tear gas & water cannons at anti-China protesters
Pro-democracy protesters clashed with police in several parts of Hong Kong as China celebrates 70th anniversary of communist rule in the country. Police fired tear gas & water cannons at protesters and key downtown subway stations were closed. Local media reported that one protester was shot in the chest. Hong Kong has been witnessing protests for over four months. The protests that began over the extradition bill slowly transformed into anti-China protests.