Protesters set up self-sustaining village; public support up

Hong Kong

HONG KONG protesters have created a self-sustaining village within a month of taking their call for democracy to the streets, setting up changing rooms, tents for hire, a study area, first-aid stations and even their own security patrols as they ready for the long haul.

What started out as hastily built barricades against police pepper spray and tear gas, relying mainly on cling film and umbrellas, has evolved into a fully-fledged campus with carpeted stairs, water coolers, WiFi and gas-fuelled...

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