Student leaders arrested in Hong Kong
November 26 , 2014
Two key student leaders of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong were arrested on Wednesday as scuffles broke out when authorities tried to clear a protest site, media reports say.
Lester Shum and Joshua Wong were detained after protesters clashed with the police in Mong Kok area.
More than 100 people are being held for various offences such as assaulting police and unlawful assembly.
The police used pepper spray to disperse protesters, but many continued to remain in the area.