Photographer flattened by water cannon in Hong Kong | AFP

A photographer in Hong Kong is hit by police water cannon while taking pictures of a small crowd sheltering in a doorway in Wan Chai. People in the city have greeted the anniversary of its handover to China with renewed demonstrations. IMAGES

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Protesters set large barricade fire near Hong Kong police HQ | AFP

Protesters set fire to large roadblock near Hong Kong police headquarters in the city centre, sending billows of black smoke into the night sky. The group use plastic bollards, metal fencing and seating from a nearby sports ground to build the barricade before starting the blaze in the central district of Wan Chai. IMAGES

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