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Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands return to the streets

Fresh protests erupt after relative calm since last Sunday's local elections

HONG KONG (Reuters) -- Police fired tear gas to disperse thousands of anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday, ending a rare lull in violence, as residents took to the streets chanting "revolution of our time" and "liberate Hong Kong".

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