#AceWorldNews – HONG KONG – Nov.26 – Student protest organizers were reportedly arrested in Hong Kong on Wednesday, as police cleared out a protest site in Mong Kok district, according to student groups’ Facebook pages.
‘ PROTESTER LEADERS IN MOK KOK ARRESTED ‘
Protest leaders Joshua Wong and Lester Shum were taken into custody.
The news came as Hong Kong police cleared out barricades and tents from Mong Kok district – the site of pro-democracy rallies – Reuters cited witnesses as saying.
After three hours, police were able to get traffic flowing along Nathan Road, which had been blocked since September.