Opponents of a government plan to allow extraditions to mainland China were undeterred by the suspension of the legislation, protesting by the hundreds of thousands for the second consecutive weekend. NYTimes.com - Published Also reported by •SBS
Asian stocks ended mostly lower in cautious trade on Thursday, with tumbling oil prices, Hong Kong extradition protests and caution ahead of the upcoming G20 summit keeping investors on the sidelines. RTTNews - Published
Watch VideoThe chaotic demonstrations in Hong Kong are largely fueled by fears that a new extradition law could give mainland China more influence over the city.
Hong Kong's central government wants.. Newsy - Published
Hundreds of demonstrators tried to occupy an important arterial road near the offices of the Hong Kong government on Wednesday as protests mounted against an extradition bill that would allow people to.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Public protests play an important role in Hong Kong - as one local journalist has put it, for many demonstrators, protesting is "in their DNA". Since Hong Kongers have the right to protest, but cannot.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •BBC News