Yanan Wang, Associated Press Updated 12:57 am CDT, Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Protesters Jerry Chan, right, chats with Linus Kim during a press conference in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019. Hong Kong protesters Tuesday condemned what they call the government's "empty rhetoric" and instances of alleged police abuse in an inaugural "People's Press Conference." less … [Read more...] about Protesters in Hong Kong decry government’s ’empty rhetoric’
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This story is being published for POLITICO as part of a content partnership with the South China Morning Post. It originally appeared on scmp.com on July 24, 2019. It is a prospect dreaded by many in Hong Kong, but debate is growing in mainland China about whether the central government should end weeks of upheaval in the city by sending in the People’s Liberation Army … [Read more...] about Will China send in troops to stamp out protests in Hong Kong?
Johnson Lai Associated Press Published 7:20 PM EDT Jul 3, 2019 Hong Kong – Police said they have arrested at least 13 people for Monday’s pro-democracy protests, including one man accused of storming into Hong Kong’s legislature building in a break-in involving hundreds of protesters who vandalized offices and the main chamber. The local man surnamed … [Read more...] about 1 arrested after protesters damage Hong Kong legislature
Ken Moritsugu, Associated Press Updated 9:22 pm CDT, Monday, July 1, 2019 Protesters gather inside the Legislative Council building in Hong Kong, Monday, July 1, 2019. Protesters in Hong Kong took over the legislature's main building Monday night, tearing down portraits of legislative leaders and spray painting pro-democracy slogans on the walls of the main … [Read more...] about Riot police clear away protesters from Hong Kong legislature
Yanan Wang, Associated Press Updated 5:07 am PDT, Monday, June 10, 2019 Hong Kong police officers hold down a protester at a rally against the proposed amendments to the extradition law at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong during the early hours of Monday, June 10, 2019. The extradition law has aroused concerns that this legislation would undermine the city's … [Read more...] about Q&A: Why hundreds of thousands protested in Hong Kong