Four Hong Kong 'Occupy' leaders jailed for 2014 democracy protests
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 A Hong Kong court jailed four leaders of the 2014 pro-democracy "Occupy" movement on Wednesday amid heightened concerns over the decline of freedoms in the China-ruled city nearly five years after activists took to the streets in mass protests.
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In Hong Kong, protests against a controversial extradition bill continue, but China is looking to downplay the unrest. According to BuzzFeed News, Chinese state... CBS News Also reported by •SBS •WorldNews •Mid-Day •Reuters
An extradition bill has recently sparked mass protests in Hong Kong. The bill has been stalled, but the citizens want it scrapped and Chief Executive Lam ousted.... Deutsche Welle Also reported by •Catholic Culture