Hong Kong officials clear barricades from road near main protest site

By William Wan, Kris Cheng Lok-Chit, November 18, 2014

HONG KONG — Authorities cleared barricades from several roads around Hong Kong’s main pro-democracy protest site Tuesday after a court issued an order to free access to a commercial building.

The action — the first in weeks against the occupied sites downtown — took place after the owners of CITIC Tower secured a court injunction to unblock the entrance to the building on the edge of the main protest site in Hong Kong’s Admiralty District.

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