Edition:
United Kingdom

Hong Kong lawmakers defy Beijing

Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly elected lawmaker Yau Wai-ching displays a banner before taking oath at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly elected lawmaker Yau Wai-ching displays a banner before taking oath at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
1 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Pro-democracy lawmakers Ted Hui and Leung Kwok-hung are blocked by security guards as they try to stop the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Pro-democracy lawmakers Ted Hui and Leung Kwok-hung are blocked by security guards as they try to stop the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
2 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Re-elected lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung holds an umbrella while taking oath at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Re-elected lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung holds an umbrella while taking oath at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
3 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Pro-democracy lawmakers tear apart ballots as they boycott the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Pro-democracy lawmakers tear apart ballots as they boycott the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
4 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly-elected lawmaker Nathan Law chants slogans while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly-elected lawmaker Nathan Law chants slogans while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
5 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Pro-democracy lawmakers are blocked by security guards as they try to stop the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Pro-democracy lawmakers are blocked by security guards as they try to stop the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
6 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly elected lawmaker Yau Wai-ching takes oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly elected lawmaker Yau Wai-ching takes oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
7 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Re-elected lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung tears a protest placard while taking oath at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong, China October 12, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Re-elected lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung tears a protest placard while taking oath at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong, China October 12, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
8 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly elected lawmaker Baggio Leung wears a banner "Hong Kong is not China" while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly elected lawmaker Baggio Leung wears a banner "Hong Kong is not China" while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
9 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly elected lawmaker Eddie Chu shouts slogans while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly elected lawmaker Eddie Chu shouts slogans while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
10 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Re-elected lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung throws a torn placard while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Re-elected lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung throws a torn placard while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
11 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Pro-democracy lawmakers Eddie Chu (in white) and Raymond Chan are blocked by security guards as they try to stop the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Pro-democracy lawmakers Eddie Chu (in white) and Raymond Chan are blocked by security guards as they try to stop the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
12 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly-elected lawmaker Baggio Leung wears a banner "Hong Kong is not China" while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly-elected lawmaker Baggio Leung wears a banner "Hong Kong is not China" while taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
13 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly elected pro-democracy lawmakers Yau Wai-ching and Baggio Leung check their smartphones after taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly elected pro-democracy lawmakers Yau Wai-ching and Baggio Leung check their smartphones after taking oath at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
14 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Supporters of Chinese government and Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chung-ying gather outside the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Supporters of Chinese government and Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chung-ying gather outside the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
15 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly elected pro-democracy lawmaker Yau Wai-ching is blocked by security guards from entering a meeting room at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly elected pro-democracy lawmaker Yau Wai-ching is blocked by security guards from entering a meeting room at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
16 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly elected pro-democracy lawmaker Baggio Leung is blocked by security guards from entering a meeting room at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly elected pro-democracy lawmaker Baggio Leung is blocked by security guards from entering a meeting room at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
17 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Pro-democracy lawmakers are blocked by security guards as they try to stop the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Pro-democracy lawmakers are blocked by security guards as they try to stop the process of electing council chairman at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
18 / 19
Photographer
Bobby Yip
Location
HONG KONG, CHINA

Newly elected pro-democracy lawmaker Yau Wai-ching is blocked by security guards from entering a meeting room at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Newly elected pro-democracy lawmaker Yau Wai-ching is blocked by security guards from entering a meeting room at the Legislative Council. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Close
19 / 19

All Collections

Most popular Instagram photos

Friday, December 02, 2016

All Collections

Photos of the week

Friday, December 02, 2016

All Collections

Fidel Castro's ashes travel across Cuba

Friday, December 02, 2016

All Collections

Pictures of the year: Environment

Friday, December 02, 2016

All Collections

Inside government-controlled Aleppo

Friday, December 02, 2016

All Collections

Tokyo Comic Con

Friday, December 02, 2016

All Collections

Escaping the Islamic State frontlines

Friday, December 02, 2016

All Collections

Editor's Choice

Friday, December 02, 2016