Overtaken by riots and violence: Storming HK's Legco Complex

The Legislative Council (LegCo) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) postponed a meeting slated on June 12, 2019, to discuss the amendments to the Fugitive Offenders Ordinance and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Ordinance, as a riot broke out around the LegCo building. Hong Kong restaurant owner Alex Yeung filming videos showing sophisticated equipment and weapons being used by student protesters. The acts of sabotage went far beyond the scope of a peaceful demonstration, making Hong Kong overtaken by riots and violence.