1. Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections.

Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections. Source:Getty

2. Demonstrators use umbrellas to protect themselves from tear gas during protests.

Demonstrators use umbrellas to protect themselves from tear gas during protests. Source:Getty

3. Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate.

Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate. Source:Getty

4. Protestors use umbrellas to shield them from tear gas.

Protestors use umbrellas to shield them from tear gas. Source:Getty

5. Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections.

Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections. Source:Getty

6. Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections.

Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections. Source:Getty

7. Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections.

Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections. Source:Getty

8. Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections.

Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections. Source:Getty

9. Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections.

Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections. Source:Getty

10. Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections.

Police and demonstrators clash in the street during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution, spurred by Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections. Source:Getty

11. Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate.

Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate.

12. A man holds his hands in the air during protests in Hong Kong.

A man holds his hands in the air during protests in Hong Kong. Source:Getty

13. Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate.

Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate. Source:Getty

14. Protestors use umbrellas to shield them from tear gas.

Protestors use umbrellas to shield them from tear gas. Source:Getty

15. Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate.

Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate. Source:Getty

16. Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate.

Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate. Source:Getty

17. Protestors demanding Beijing grant genuine democratic reforms to the former British colony rest in the streets of Hong Kong.

Protestors demanding Beijing grant genuine democratic reforms to the former British colony rest in the streets of Hong Kong. Source:Getty

18. Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate.

Thousands of pro democracy protestors unhappy with Chinese government’s plans to vet candidates in Hong Kong’s 2017 elections gather in the streets to demonstrate. Source:Getty

19. Protesters carry a cardboard poster of C.Y.Leung, Hong Kong’s Chief Executive, near the Hong Kong Government Complex.

Protesters carry a cardboard poster of C.Y.Leung, Hong Kong’s Chief Executive, near the Hong Kong Government Complex. Source:Getty

20. Demonstrators decked out in goggles, bandanas, t-shirts and plastic wrap gear up to face police lobbing tear gas at the crowd.

Demonstrators decked out in goggles, bandanas, t-shirts and plastic wrap gear up to face police lobbing tear gas at the crowd. Source:Getty

21. A man holds up a sign during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution.

A man holds up a sign during Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution. Source:Getty