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For Chinese Dissidents, Detractors, Hong Kong Is Now A Danger Zone [Video]

For Chinese Dissidents, Detractors, Hong Kong Is Now A Danger Zone

For many who were critical of the Chinese government, Hong Kong was a convenient place to be. But according to CNN, that bolthole is quickly closing, as China says that they can now be arrested there,..

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Protesters sing unofficial anthem 'Glory to Hong Kong' on anniversary of unrest [Video]

Protesters sing unofficial anthem 'Glory to Hong Kong' on anniversary of unrest

Around 30 to 40 protesters gathered at a Hong Kong mall to sing their unofficial anthem "Glory to Hong Kong" one year after protests began. Newsflare's filmer said: "One year ago, violent protests..

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Hong Kong protesters march to mark the first anniversary of anti-extradition law movement [Video]

Hong Kong protesters march to mark the first anniversary of anti-extradition law movement

Protesters marched at Central District on the first anniversary of the anti-extradition bill movement in Hong Kong on June 9. The video shows hundreds of protests walking down the road while..

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Police stop protesters marching on first anniversary of anti-extradition bill movement in Hong Kong [Video]

Police stop protesters marching on first anniversary of anti-extradition bill movement in Hong Kong

Police stopped protesters marching at Central District in Hong Kong to mark the first anniversary of anti-extradition bill movement on Tuesday (June 9). According to the filmer, around 30 people..

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Protesters in Hong Kong mark one year since anti-extradition bill demonstration [Video]

Protesters in Hong Kong mark one year since anti-extradition bill demonstration

A few hundred demonstrators held flash-mob protests during lunchtime at multiple malls in Hong Kong on Tuesday.View on euronews

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A year on, Hong Kong protesters torn between hope and fear [Video]

A year on, Hong Kong protesters torn between hope and fear

Dozens attended a peaceful lunchtime rally in Hong Kong's Central financial district on Tuesday, marking one year since a massive rally that sparked months of pro-democracy protests. Supporters of the..

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China's parliament approves Hong Kong national security bill [Video]

China's parliament approves Hong Kong national security bill

China's parliament on Thursday overwhelmingly approved directly imposing national security legislation on Hong Kong to tackle secession, subversion, terrorism, and foreign interference in a city roiled..

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As Thousands Take To The Streets, Beijing Vows To Crack Down On Hong Kongers [Video]

As Thousands Take To The Streets, Beijing Vows To Crack Down On Hong Kongers

The Chinese government is in a rush to assert more control of former British colony Hong Kong. It's a continuation of China's efforts to increase control over Hong Kong following mass protests in 2019...

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The Hong Kong National Security Law: Why Beijing Would Not Buck, But Should Be Cautious – Analysis

the hong kong national security law: why beijing would not buck, but should be cautious – analysis
Never let a crisis go to waste. Late last month, China moved to pass a national security law for Hong Kong, drawing a firm line against what it sees as attempts to undermine its sovereignty, unity, and..
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One year on: Hong Kong protesters change tactics

Last June, Hong Kong protesters took to the streets against a proposed extradition bill and started a year-long protest movement. Now they are fighting against another law, but with different..
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Hong Kong's summer of discontent, one year later

Just one year ago, the city of Hong Kong was in turmoil as roughly one million demonstrators filled the streets to stop a controversial extradition bill. Recently, China has cracked down on the..
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Twitter deleted a network of 170,000 Chinese state-backed accounts pushing propaganda

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· Twitter disclosed three major state-backed networks pushing propaganda for China, Russia, and Turkey. · The Chinese network was by far the largest, comprising some 170,000 accounts. · Twitter..
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National Security Law, CCP Versus Hong Kong – OpEd

By Catarina Rogado* It is widely believed that President Xi Jinping has used the cover of the Covid-19 crisis to introduce the contentious new national security legislation for Hong Kong. Beijing..
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China Introduces Hong Kong Security Bill At Annual Legislative Meeting

china introduces hong kong security bill at annual legislative meeting
Watch VideoHong Kong leader Carrie Lam says she'll "fully cooperate" with China to enact national security legislation in the city — noting it will "not affect the legitimate rights and freedoms..
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Violence breaks out in Hong Kong over extradition bill debate

Barely one week after the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, the world is starting to focus on another massive public protest by young people in China. This time it's in Hong Kong where..
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Hong Kong protesters flood the streets demanding city leader's resignation

In Hong Kong, the outrage isn't letting up as some 2 million opponents hit the streets again Sunday demanding the city's leader resign for her support of an extradition bill that would send people to..
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Demonstrators flood streets of Hong Kong, demand leader step down

The political crisis in Hong Kong over fears of Chinese control has intensified, despite the shelving of a controversial extradition bill. An estimated two million people flooded Hong Kong's streets..
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Hong Kong residents protest increasing Chinese control

Millions of protestors took to the streets of Hong Kong over fears of increasing chinese control, despite the suspension of an extradition bill. CBS News correspondent Ramy Inocencio reports.
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Hong Kong's leader apologizes in person for protests and violence

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 controversial extradition bill. Protesters..
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Protests continue over suspended Hong Kong extradition bill

Demonstrators in Hong Kong have taken to the streets for a ninth consecutive weekend. Protests over a now-suspended extradition bill have grown bigger and increasingly violent. Debora Patta reports.
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Hong Kong demonstrators gather for fifth anniversary of pro-democracy movement

In Hong Kong, anti-Beijing demonstrators are gearing up for another round of protests, just days before China celebrates 70 years of communist rule. The protests, which were sparked by a controversial..
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As virus infections dwindle, Hong Kong protests gain steam

HONG KONG (AP) — Demonstrators chanted pro-democracy slogans in a luxury mall in Hong Kong on Wednesday, the latest in a string of small but determined protests as the city's coronavirus outbreak..
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Arrested Catholic Lawyer Warns Of Chinese Repression In Hong Kong

By Jonah McKeown A Catholic lawyer says his arrest last Saturday is part of mainland China’s wide-ranging efforts to tighten control over Hong Kong. His ordeal follows his participation in..
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Coronavirus And The Coming Financial Revolution – Analysis

By. Michael Kern The coronavirus pandemic is one of the biggest and unprecedented seismic shifts in the global economy that we’ve ever seen in modern history, and it’s just getting..
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Anti-government sentiment persists in Hong Kong

It will be one year on Friday since Hong Kong tried to pass a controversial extradition bill that many feared would compromise the city's independent rule of law.
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Asian Politics In Time Of Coronavirus – Analysis

By June Teufel Dreyer* (FPRI) — After every disaster, there is a search for answers: how did this happen, what could have been done to prevent it, and who should be held responsible. With cases..
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Cardinal Zen To Congressmen: China Wants Vatican ‘Surrender’

By Matt Hadro Cardinal Joseph Zen, the bishop emeritus of Hong Kong, has said that the situation of the Church in China is dire. The cardinal also predicted the end of the underground..
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Cardinal Bo condemns police brutality in Hong Kong

Hong Kong, China, Jan 3, 2020 / 12:35 pm (CNA).- Burmese Cardinal Muang Bo has signed an open letter condemning police brutality in Hong Kong over the Christmas holidays. “We have been horrified..
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1) Protests in Hong KongProtests began in June in Hong Kong as a mark of opposition to the city government’s Extradition Bill that would have seen off
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Tens Of Thousands Gather For New Year's Day Protest In Hong Kong

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Watch VideoTens of thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong gathered together for a New Year's Day protest Wednesday.  Hong Kong officials originally authorized the rally to take..
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‘We Have To Resist Every Day’: Hong Kong Protesters Continue Demonstrations Into The New Year

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Hong Kong's year of protest set to continue into 2020

Protests that began in June over a now-shelved extradition bill likely to continue without political response.
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Protesters, Police In Hong Kong Clash In Christmas Eve Demonstrations

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Watch VideoProtesters in Hong Kong took to the streets and shopping centers the day before Christmas, where they clashed with police. Officers launched tear gas into crowds, used pepper spray and..
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Xi Warns Trump Against US Meddling In China’s Affairs

Chinese President Xi Jinping has warned his US counterpart Donald Trump against meddling into Beijing’s internal affairs, saying that Washington’s actions were harming “mutual trust” and..
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Yahoo Year in Review: Singapore's Top Searches of 2019 Dominated by Tragedy and Scandals

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 18 December 2019 - What do former Malaysia PM Najib Razak, undergraduate Monica Baey and the Hong Kong protests have in common? They were among the people and..
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Hong Kong protesters mark six months since pivotal clash with police

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters gathered on Thursday to mark six months since their first major clash with police, when they blocked legislators from advancing an extradition bill that has since been..
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Hundreds of Thousands Gather For Largest Hong Kong Protest In Months

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Watch VideoAround 800,000 people marched in Hong Kong on Sunday, the largest anti-government demonstration in months. The march was organized by the local advocacy group, Civil Human Rights Front,..
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The raging protests in Hong Kong have its retail sector shrinking the most in history

the raging protests in hong kong have its retail sector shrinking the most in history
** · *Hong Kong's retail sector posted its largest year-over-year decline on record in October as ongoing protests hamper the city's economy. * · *According to data released by the Hong Kong..
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Record Number Of Voters Turned Out For Hong Kong's Local Election

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Watch VideoMore than 2.8 million people had cast votes by Sunday evening in Hong Kong's district elections. A record 4.1 million people were registered to vote in the first election to be held..
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China pressures Trump to veto bill of solidarity with Hong Kong protesters

Washington D.C., Nov 21, 2019 / 05:19 pm (CNA).- After the US Congress passed a bill Wednesday showing solidarity with Hong Kong protesters, China threatened President Trump if he would not veto the..
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Reactions To Protests At Hong Kong's Polytechnic University

Watch VideoIt’s been over five months since protests began in Hong Kong, and demonstrators are still sticking to their five demands. In the latest scenes of Hong Kong’s unrest, protesters and..
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