Wednesday, 12 June 2019 Shares retreated Wednesday and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index dipped nearly 2 percent as thousands continued protests against proposed legislation that many city residents fear could further erode the territory's legal autonomy.
Hong Kong police on Monday (July 22) defended their actions and the lack of arrests after opposition lawmakers said police had failed to protect a train full of anti-government protesters from a triad..
*Hong Kong:* Two people were arrested on Sunday, including a man who tried to jump off a footbridge "out of panic", in relation to anti-parallel trader protests... Mid-Day Also reported by •France 24 •The Age
In Hong Kong, another day and night of protests ended with police launching tear gas at activists. The unrest began building last month over a bill that would... CBS News Also reported by •SBS •France 24 •Reuters India •DNA •Reuters •Newsy