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Pro-Democracy Group Demonstrates in Hong Kong

Hong Kong's new leader, Leung Chun-ying, has had a turbulent start to his five-year term, with more than 100,000 people joining an anti-government rally just hours after he took office.
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Hong Kong pro-democracy groups stage a large scale protest parade on June 30, 2012 while Chinese president Hu Jintao was in Hong Kong for a 3 day visit. (All images by Iris Tong for VOA)
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Hong Kong pro-democracy groups stage a large scale protest parade on June 30, 2012 while Chinese president Hu Jintao was in Hong Kong for a 3 day visit. (All images by Iris Tong for VOA)

Protesters try to push down the heavy blocks. Police have pepper spray ready.
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Protesters try to push down the heavy blocks. Police have pepper spray ready.

Parade pass through narrow streets.
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Parade pass through narrow streets.

Police are also up on the blocks to take shots of the protest scene.
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Police are also up on the blocks to take shots of the protest scene.

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