PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Police and protesters clash again in Hong Kong

Clip: 08/05/2019 | 4m 2s

In our news wrap Monday, more violence erupted in Hong Kong after a strike by pro-democracy forces disrupted commuter traffic. Police fired tear gas to disperse the crowds, while Chief Executive Carrie Lam urged restraint by the protesters. Meanwhile, stocks in the U.S. plunged amid trepidation over the ongoing trade war with China. The Dow Jones lost 767 points and the NASDAQ dropped 278.

Aired: 08/05/19

Expired: 09/04/19

Rating: NR

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