Protests against apparent parallel traders near the HK / China border

A member of the Civic Passion group looks on as he and other members attend an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

A member of the Civic Passion group looks on as he and other members attend an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

A police officer (L) warns a protester with his pepper spray canister (C) during an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

A police officer (L) warns a protester with his pepper spray canister (C) during an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

Protesters and members of the media react after being pepper sprayed by police during an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

Protesters and members of the media react after being pepper sprayed by police during an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

Commuters (top) look on from their tram as they drive past scuffles taking place in a main road during an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

Commuters (top) look on from their tram as they drive past scuffles taking place in a main road during an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

A police officer (L) reacts after being pepper sprayed when colleagues came to his aid when he was surrounded and attacked by protesters on the sidelines of an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

A police officer (L) reacts after being pepper sprayed when colleagues came to his aid when he was surrounded and attacked by protesters on the sidelines of an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

Security (in orange) attempt to keep protesters and bystanders off a main road during an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

Security (in orange) attempt to keep protesters and bystanders off a main road during an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

Members of the Civic Passion group hold flags as they attend an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

Members of the Civic Passion group hold flags as they attend an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015.

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