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Video: Activist sprayed in face by Hong Kong police during protest

Politician and activist Leung Kwok Heung was sprayed in the face by police during a protest in Hong Kong on May 4. The well-known activist, commonly known by his nickname, ‘Long Hair’, was leading a protest against the Express Rail Link (XRL) project near the government headquarters complex. Opponents say the project is over budget and behind schedule. Footage shows Leung being sprayed with a substance described in a report as pepper spray. Credit: YouTube/longhairleung


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