Pro-democracy protesters remained in a tense stalemate with the Hong Kong government late on Sunday after authorities warned they were determined to get the Asian financial hub back to work after more than a week of unrest.
Government employees arrive to work as they walk along an area occupied by protesters outside of the government headquarters building in Hong Kong, Oct. 6, 2014.
Protesters of the Occupy Central movement rest under a tent on a main road at the Mong Kok shopping district in Hong Kong, October 6, 2014.
An Occupy Central movement protester stands guard on a main road at the Mong Kok shopping district in Hong Kong, Oct. 6, 2014.
Pro-democracy student protesters sit on a roadside in the occupied areas surrounding the government complex in Hong Kong, Oct. 6, 2014.