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Hong Kong police surround stragglers at Occupy Central protest
Hong Kong police surround stragglers at Occupy Central protest

Police moved in early Sunday to surround the remnants of a pro-democracy demonstration as it morphed from a student-led protest into one spearheaded by the Occupy Central movement, which took its name and inspiration from the Occupy movement in the United States. After the student-led protest drew tens of thousands of people to rally outside Hong Kong’s government offices Saturday night, Occupy Central launched its protest about 2 a.m. Sunday, only to see most of the crowd wither away before police made a show of force about 7 a.m. By 8 a.m., officers had encircled the demonstrators but were not making any effort to physically remove them. Authorities have said the Occupy Central...

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