Hong Kong activists denied entry to Beijing

November 15, 2014 4:53 PM

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Hong Kong activists denied entry to Beijing

A protester prays at an altar of Chinese Taoist God of War, Guan Yu, set up at a barricade on the main road of the occupied area in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong on Oct. 31. Activists are calling for open elections for the Chinese territory's next chief executive in 2017.

Police officers stand guard next to a picture of Chinese President Xi Jinping holding a yellow umbrella, the symbol of the pro-democracy protest, in the occupied area of the Mong Kok district.

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