British army file on riot control in Hong Kong, 1981

Four years ago I wrote a story for VICE called: The British Army’s Secret Plan to Shoot Protesters in Hong Kong in the 80s. Since the latest round of street protests has erupted in Hong Kong, several people have contacted me asking to view the source material. So I have uploaded a copy of the British army file here: DEFE 19-261 Visit to Hong Kong 1981 binder

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