Q&A: Why bill proposed in Hong Kong set off huge protests
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 () Thousands of protesters blocked entry to Hong Kong's government headquarters Wednesday, delaying a debate over a legislative proposal that would allow criminal suspects to be extradited to mainland China.
According to Reuters, thousands of people in Hong Kong joined an evening protest and marched to major foreign consulates on Wednesday, urging G20 leaders to back their demand to scrap a controversial..
For the first time, Hong Kong's leader has apologized in person for the chaos and violence of the past week. Massive demonstrations forced her to hold up a... CBS News Also reported by •WorldNews •Reuters India •CTV News
Watch VideoThe protests in Hong Kong against mainland China's encroaching influence got round-the-clock coverage around the world. But when Newsy spoke with... Newsy Also reported by •Reuters •WorldNews •SBS
Watch VideoA Hong Kong pro-democracy protester declared in front of the U.S. consulate: "President Trump and Consular General Tong, we are here on behalf of a... Newsy Also reported by •Firstpost •Reuters India •CTV News •Reuters