@MDPD said a call about a house fire led to a standoff with a man holding a knife threatening to harm himself.
The two sides have been engaged in an eyeball-to-eyeball standoff at several points on their 3,500km border, most of which remains undemarcated, since early May. You can read our special story here:
Tensions continue to rise in Hong Kong as police fire rounds of tear gas at protesters trying to leave the scenes of an all-night standoff
Protests in Hong Kong have intensified with live bullets and explosions as police seek to end the standoff at Polytechnic University.
I am deeply concerned by the aggressive actions taken by the Hong Kong Police Force today during a standoff between protesters at university campuses in Hong Kong.
As far as I can tell the Mexican standoff has ended, for now, pretty much along the lines of NAFTA/USMCA: Trump huffed and puffed, US business managed to convey the message that a trade war would be a disaster, and he basically caved while pretending that he won