News Pictures Of The Week - August 8

News Pictures Of The Week - August 8
A protester is detained by police during a demonstration on August 3, 2019 in Hong Kong, China. Pro-democracy protesters have continued rallies on the streets of Hong Kong against a controversial extradition bill since 9 June as the city plunged into crisis after waves of demonstrations and several violent clashes. Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam apologized for introducing the bill and declared it "dead", however protesters have continued to draw large crowds with demands for Lam's resignation and completely withdraw the bill.
(Aug. 2, 2019 - Source: Getty Images AsiaPac)