Hong Kong lawmakers grill security chief over protest violence
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 HONG KONG: Members of Hong Kong's legislature met Wednesday for the first time since the largest anti-government protest in the city's history, with many opposition lawmakers slamming the pro-Beijing administration's handling of the crisis. Hong Kong has been shaken by a series of massive demonstrations against a proposed law that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China, and the city's police force has been criticised for using excessive force...
Activist Joshua Wong, who has become the face of Hong Kong's push for full democracy, is released from prison and vows to join a mass protest movement demanding that the city's Beijing-backed leader, Carrie Lam, steps down. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Hong Kong's extradition bill demonstrations have mutated into a much bigger and more complex animal that has ripped open old wounds and expanded a political fight as the city battens down for a long,..
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong lawmakers from both sides of the political spectrum have urged action in response to violent scuffles between police and protesters.... Seattle Times Also reported by •Eurasia Review •Newsy
Thousands gathered in Hong Kong on Sunday for a pro-government rally to call for an end to violence, after a wave of protests against an extradition bill... Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India •The Age
Tens of thousands gathered in Hong Kong on Saturday to voice support for the police and call for an end to violence, after a wave of protests against an... Reuters Also reported by •The Age •Eurasia Review