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Protesters outside Polytechnic University who attempted to help trapped protesters escape the siege. Photo: Holmes Chan/HKFP.

Battle-scarred: The lasting impact of the PolyU campus siege on Hong Kong’s protesters

Students share harrowing tales of escape and trauma

An impossible choice

‘Mental torture’

‘A painful lesson’



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