Hong Kong police moved in to disperse a protest in the city, Wednesday, January 8.

Footage showed officers making at least one arrest after the demonstration in the territory's Tseung Kwan O area.

READ MORE: Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday the city faces multiple challenges in the new year, including violence, economic tribulation and a health scare as anti-government protests enter their eighth month.

But the government is determined to overcome these challenges, Lam said.

Her administration's reluctance to concretely address political demands has angered demonstrators, who have called for electoral reforms and an independent investigation into accusations of police brutality.

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