WSJ: Hong Kong set to clear protest sites

  • Hong Kong authorities are preparing to clear protest sites in the city, according to the Wall Street Journal. 
  • On Monday, HK High Court ruled that the police could arrest protesters who prevented bailiffs charged with clearing the protest sites. 
  • WSJ reports government and police and planning to clear the protest sites after the APEC summit in Beijing. 
  • On Sunday, Chinese President Xi Jinping said he supported the Hong Kong government's actions to maintain order. 

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