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Is China pushing Hong Kong further away with its new security law? [Video]

Is China pushing Hong Kong further away with its new security law?

Beijing has imposed sweeping new national security legislation on Hong Kong, criminalising 'secession, subversion, terrorism and collusion with foreign forces'. Critics fear the law will enable a..

Credit: The Guardian Studio     Duration: 04:12Published
Hong Kong: activists raise blank paper in protest against security law [Video]

Hong Kong: activists raise blank paper in protest against security law

Protesters have held up blank pieces of white paper to avoid using slogans banned under a new national security law in Hong Kong on Monday. The law, which was imposed by China after anti-government..

Credit: The Guardian Studio     Duration: 01:07Published
Hong Kong: Fight over committee chair deadlock [Video]

Hong Kong: Fight over committee chair deadlock

Hong Kong: Fight over committee chair deadlock

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 04:47Published
China converts HK hotel into security office [Video]

China converts HK hotel into security office

China opened its new national security office in Hong Kong on Wednesday, turning a hotel near a city-center park that has been one of the most popular venues for pro-democracy protests into its new..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:02Published
TikTok to leave Hong Kong amid concerns over new security law [Video]

TikTok to leave Hong Kong amid concerns over new security law

TikTok to leave Hong Kong amid concerns over new security law

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 02:15Published
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,..

Credit: Wochit Business     Duration: 00:34Published
China's National security law for Hong Kong in place: All you need to know [Video]

China's National security law for Hong Kong in place: All you need to know

China's National Security Law for Hong Kong came into effect and the first arrest under the new law has also been made. Protests have broken out in Hong Kong, with many arguing that this brings an end..

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Over 20 young people frogmarched into police transport after being arrested during Hong Kong protests [Video]

Over 20 young people frogmarched into police transport after being arrested during Hong Kong protests

23 young people in Hong Kong were seen being frogmarched into a police transport coach yesterday (July 1). After the contentious national security law was implemented many took to the streets to..

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Hundreds arrested in Hong Kong amid protests over new security law [Video]

Hundreds arrested in Hong Kong amid protests over new security law

Critics say the new law ends freedoms that were guaranteed for half a century when British rule ended in 1997.View on euronews

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Australia considering safe haven offer for Hong Kongers [Video]

Australia considering safe haven offer for Hong Kongers

Australia is considering safe haven proposals for Hong Kong residents, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday, after China imposed a new national security law on the financial hub. Libby Hogan..

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Hundreds arrested in Hong Kong [Video]

Hundreds arrested in Hong Kong

The first day of the controversial national security in Hong Kong was met with protests as hundreds were arrested.

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Hundreds arrested in Hong Kong protests [Video]

Hundreds arrested in Hong Kong protests

More than 300 people were arrested on Wednesday after thousands took to the streets protesting a day after a new national security law was passed in Hong Kong. Emer McCarthy reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:17Published
Hong Kong marks handover anniversary under shadow of security law [Video]

Hong Kong marks handover anniversary under shadow of security law

City's riot police makes arrests as territory's Chief Executive Carrie Lam says new legislation is 'lawful, reasonable'.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:27Published
HK police make first arrest under new security law [Video]

HK police make first arrest under new security law

Hong Kong police said on Wednesday (July 1) they arrested a man holding a flag advocating for independence, the first arrest under a sweeping national security law Beijing introduced overnight.

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Hong Kong protests: Police make first arrests under new national security law [Video]

Hong Kong protests: Police make first arrests under new national security law

Hong Kong police have made their first arrests under a new national security law imposed by China.The law, imposed by China after last year's anti-government protests in the semi-autonomous city, took..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:43Published
EU, UK condemn China's HK security law [Video]

EU, UK condemn China's HK security law

China's parliament passed national security legislation for Hong Kong on Tuesday, setting the stage for the most radical changes to the former British colony's way of life since it returned to Chinese..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:18Published
China to set up 'national security agency' in Hong Kong: Media [Video]

China to set up 'national security agency' in Hong Kong: Media

The new law would override any existing Hong Kong laws that may conflict with it, Xinhua news agency said.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:05Published
Hong Kong security law: Growing unease about China's legislation [Video]

Hong Kong security law: Growing unease about China's legislation

Concerns are growing about who will be targeted under security law for broad crimes which lack clear definition.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:27Published
Hong Kong chief calls opponents "enemy of the people" [Video]

Hong Kong chief calls opponents "enemy of the people"

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday urged opponents of Beijing's plan to impose national security legislation in the financial hub to stop "smearing" the effort, saying those who did were "the enemy..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:00Published
Twitter Takes Action Against Fake Hong Kong Protest News [Video]

Twitter Takes Action Against Fake Hong Kong Protest News

Twitter removed more than 23,000 accounts linked to disinformation surrounding the Hong Kong protests.

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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.

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Protesters and journalist shot with pepper balls in point blank range [Central, Hong Kong] [Video]

Protesters and journalist shot with pepper balls in point blank range [Central, Hong Kong]

On the first anniversary of the protests in Hong Kong, a group of protesters and journalists get into a small conflict with police with pepper balls being used to disperse the crowd on Tuesday (June 9)

Credit: Newsflare STUDIO     Duration: 00:56Published
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).

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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.

Credit: Newsflare STUDIO     Duration: 00:47Published
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..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:47Published

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has approved a bill rebuking China over its crackdown in Hong Kong amid protests against a strict “national security” law that outlaws so-called subversive or terrorist..
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Hong Kong protests: UK urged to halt exports of tear gas and arms amid police crackdown

Campaigners say £9.5m worth of arms licences granted since earlier round of repression of protests in 2014
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U.K. Grants Asylum to Ex-Consulate Worker Who Told of Torture in China

Simon Cheng was held during the height of the Hong Kong protests last year, and his treatment highlighted concerns about China’s legal system.
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Dalai Lama weighs in on Beijing's crack down on Hong Kong's protests

Tibet's spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, was forced into exile in 1959 after an uprising in his country was crushed by Chinese forces. Now, as Beijing clamps down on Hong Kong's freedom and massive..
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Hong Kong Protests: In Seizing Control, China Sidelines its Allies

Local tycoons and British-trained civil servants helped promote Beijing’s agenda in the territory. Now Beijing seems ready to push them aside.
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By Andrew Hammond* Top EU and Chinese leaders are convening virtually on Monday for their only bilateral summit this year. Before coronavirus struck, 2020 had been intended as a historic year to..
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Tokyo seeks to lure financial groups from crisis-hit Hong Kong

Protests and Beijing clampdown seen as opportunity to promote Japanese capital as alternative financial centre
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Hong Kong Protests: Martin Lee, 'Father of Democracy,' Caught Between Extremes

Martin Lee, 82, has dedicated his life to bringing democracy to the Chinese territory while working within the system. Now he is under fire from both sides.
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COVID-19 Is Boosting Taiwan’s Soft Power And Deepening Its Relevance In Regional Affairs – OpEd

Taiwan has arguably had the world’s most effective response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite its close proximity to China, it has fewer than 500 cases and only six deaths among its roughly 23..
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Twitter removes 170,000 Chinese accounts in fight against propaganda campaign

The accounts tweeted about the coronavirus pandemic, the George Floyd protests, and the Hong Kong protests.
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Twitter suspends 1.7 lakh accounts for spreading narratives favourable to China

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Taiwan scrambles to ready for influx from Hong Kong protests

Taiwan is gearing up to welcome Hong Kong people fleeing their city as China tightens its grip, but the island has little experience of handling refugees and is scrambling to prepare and to keep out..
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AP PHOTOS: 1 year on, tumult of Hong Kong protests echoes

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A year of Hong Kong protests: Is Beijing finally regaining control?

After a year of repeated anti-government protests in Hong Kong, Beijing believes it has created the conditions for "stability" with its new national security law. Is it a realistic assessment? DW..
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Amid protests over police brutality across the US, Chinese officials and media slam Washington over Hong Kong protests.
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