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Special Report: China quietly doubles troop levels in Hong Kong, envoys say

30 Sep 2019

HONG KONG Last month, Beijing moved thousands of troops across the border into this restive city. They came in on trucks and armoured cars, by bus and by ship.

Exclusive - China has doubled troop levels in Hong Kong, envoys estimate

30 Sep 2019

HONG KONG China has quietly more than doubled its deployment of mainland security forces in Hong Kong, according to foreign envoys and security analysts, in the most dramatic move yet by Beijing to prepare for a potential worsening of unrest in the global financial center.

Top Hong Kong police commander recalled from retirement as violence escalates

08 Aug 2019

HONG KONG The police commander who oversaw pro-democracy demonstrations that roiled Hong Kong in 2014 has been recalled from retirement to help deal with the violent protests convulsing the Chinese-ruled city, two sources with knowledge of the move told Reuters.

Chinese official urged Hong Kong villagers to drive off protesters before violence at train station

27 Jul 2019

HONG KONG A week before suspected triad gang members attacked protesters and commuters at a rural Hong Kong train station last Sunday, an official from China's representative office urged local residents to drive away any activists.

Hong Kong police tactics baffle the experts as legislature is trashed

03 Jul 2019

HONG KONG As images of demonstrators pounding at the glass walls of Hong Kong's Legislative Council were beamed live to the world, with the notable exception of mainland China, police inside suddenly withdrew, allowing protesters to break in and ransack the place.

Hong Kong police tactics baffle the experts as legislature is trashed

02 Jul 2019

HONG KONG As images of demonstrators pounding at the glass walls of Hong Kong's Legislative Council were beamed live to the world, with the notable exception of mainland China, police inside suddenly withdrew, allowing protesters to break in and ransack the place.

Hong Kong police tactics baffle the experts as legislature is trashed

02 Jul 2019

HONG KONG, July 2 As images of demonstrators pounding at the glass walls of Hong Kong's Legislative Council were beamed live to the world, with the notable exception of mainland China, police inside suddenly withdrew, allowing protesters to break in and ransack the place.

Hobbling Huawei: Inside the U.S. war on China's tech giant

22 May 2019

By Cassell Bryan-Low, Colin Packham, David Lague, Steve Stecklow and Jack Stubbs | Video

Special report - Hobbling Huawei: Inside the U.S. war on China's tech giant

21 May 2019

By Cassell Bryan-Low, Colin Packham, David Lague, Steve Stecklow and Jack Stubbs | Video

SPECIAL REPORT-Hobbling Huawei: Inside the U.S. war on China's tech giant

21 May 2019

By Cassell Bryan-Low, Colin Packham, David Lague, Steve Stecklow and Jack Stubbs

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