HK govt may announce weekend curfew: Chinese media

HK govt may announce weekend curfew: Chinese media

Pro-democracy protesters.Representative Image. (AFP Image)

Hong's Kong government is expected to announce a weekend curfew, Chinese state media reported Thursday, after some of the worst violence in months of pro-democracy unrest.

"#HKSAR government is expected to announce curfew for a weekend," the Global Times said in a post in English on its verified Twitter account.

The Global Times cited unnamed sources. There was no immediate comment from Hong Kong's government.