Hong Kong democracy group files complaint to U.N. over alleged abuse

Hong Kong democracy group files complaint to U.N. over alleged abuse

Hong Kong democracy group files complaint to U.N. over alleged abuseA Hong Kong pro-democracy group said on Tuesday it had filed a complaint with the United Nations over what it described as abuse of anti-government protesters held in custody in the Chinese-ruled city. The prominent democracy group Demosisto cited three protesters as saying they had been physically and verbally abused by Correctional Services Department (CSD) guards while in detention, including being beaten and slapped in places without CCTV surveillance cameras. The city government has not commented on the accusations.