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Violence spreads across Hong Kong's New Territories in 24th weekend of unrest

10 Nov 2019

HONG KONG Police fired tear gas and water cannon to break up rallies as activists blocked roads and trashed shopping malls across Hong Kong's New Territories and Kowloon peninsula on Sunday during the 24th straight weekend of anti-government unrest. | Video

'I stopped dancing, I'm fighting now': Hong Kong protesters take up self-defense classes

01 Nov 2019

HONG KONG Before protests erupted across her Hong Kong hometown five months ago, 31-year-old Pino was a dancer, taking various types of evening classes for years, from jazz to hip-hop and pole.

'I stopped dancing, I'm fighting now': Hong Kong protesters take up self-defence classes

01 Nov 2019

HONG KONG Before protests erupted across her Hong Kong hometown five months ago, 31-year-old Pino was a dancer, taking various types of evening classes for years, from jazz to hip-hop and pole.

NBA scraps media access to teams in China amid HK tweet backlash

11 Oct 2019

SHENZHEN, China The National Basketball Association said on Friday it won't make the Brooklyn Nets and the Los Angeles Lakers available to media for the rest of their China visit, amid a furore over a tweet by a Houston Rockets executive supporting Hong Kong's protesters.

In divided Hong Kong, pro-China groups hold muted anniversary celebrations

30 Sep 2019

HONG KONG While pro-democracy protesters gathered in central Hong Kong on Sunday, on the other side of the city several hundred people dressed in red, with Chinese flag stickers on their cheeks, boarded buses to an early birthday party for the People’s Republic.

In divided Hong Kong, pro-China groups hold muted anniversary celebrations

30 Sep 2019

HONG KONG While pro-democracy protesters gathered in central Hong Kong on Sunday, on the other side of the city several hundred people dressed in red, with Chinese flag stickers on their cheeks, boarded buses to an early birthday party for the People’s Republic.

In divided Hong Kong, pro-China groups hold muted anniversary celebrations

30 Sep 2019

HONG KONG, Sept 30 While pro-democracy protesters gathered in central Hong Kong on Sunday, on the other side of the city several hundred people dressed in red, with Chinese flag stickers on their cheeks, boarded buses to an early birthday party for the People’s Republic.

UPDATE 1-Hong Kong braces for busy protest timetable ahead of China National Day

28 Sep 2019

HONG KONG, Sept 28 Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters were planning to rebuild "Lennon Walls" of anti-government graffiti on Saturday as they mark the fifth anniversary of the "Umbrella" street movement that gridlocked the Chinese-ruled city for weeks.

Hong Kong students rally peacefully before brief night skirmishes

02 Sep 2019

HONG KONG Thousands of Hong Kong university and school students boycotted class and rallied peacefully for democracy on Monday, the latest acts of defiance in an anti-government movement that has plunged the Chinese-ruled city into crisis. | Video

Hong Kong protesters offer apologies, China doubles down after airport clash

15 Aug 2019

HONG KONG China said on Wednesday Hong Kong's protest movement had reached "near terrorism" and more street clashes followed ugly scenes the previous day when protesters set upon men they suspected of being government sympathisers. | Video

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