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WRAPUP 2-Hong Kong condemns attack on justice secretary as protests paralyse city

15 Nov 2019

* Demonstrators block Cross-Harbour Tunnel, causing traffic chaos

Scores injured, one critical in chaotic weekend of Hong Kong protests

04 Nov 2019

HONG KONG Scores of people were injured in Hong Kong during a chaotic weekend of anti-government protests that left one man in a critical condition, authorities said on Monday, and China called for a tougher stance to end months of unrest. | Video

Hong Kong September retail sales fall 18.3% as protests take toll

01 Nov 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong's retail sales plunged in September as the anti-government protests that have gripped the Chinese-ruled city for nearly five months scared off tourists and battered spending.

Hong Kong falls into first recession in 10 years as protests, trade war weigh

31 Oct 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong slid into recession for the first time in a decade in the third quarter, weighed down by increasingly violent anti-government protests and the protracted U.S.-China trade war.

Hong Kong court raises concerns by banning disclosure of police details

25 Oct 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong's High Court on Friday banned people from disclosing personal information about the police and their families, widely targeted in protests that have gripped the Chinese-ruled city for months, prompting concern among legal experts.

Hong Kong extradition bill officially killed, but more unrest likely

23 Oct 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong's legislature on Wednesday formally withdrew planned legislation that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China, but the move was unlikely to end months of unrest as it met just one of five demands of pro-democracy demonstrators. | Video

Under China's shadow, Taiwan, Hong Kong squabble over a murder suspect

23 Oct 2019

HONG KONG Chinese-ruled Hong Kong and Taiwan engaged in a rare squabble on Wednesday over a Hong Kong man accused of murder in Taiwan whose case was used by Hong Kong to promote a now-withdrawn extradition bill. | Video

Hong Kong protesters vow to hit the streets in major 'illegal' march

22 Oct 2019

(This October 18 story corrects paragraph 17 to clarify bill has been withdrawn)

Jeers force Hong Kong leader to abandon address with no olive branch on offer

16 Oct 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam had to abandon her policy speech because of jeering lawmakers on Wednesday but later offered no direct olive branch to pro-democracy protesters, hoping instead to ease resentment by building more public housing. | Video

Hundreds take to Hong Kong streets ahead of weekend protests

11 Oct 2019

HONG KONG Hundreds of mask-wearing pro-democracy protesters marched through Hong Kong's central business district on Friday, occupying a main thoroughfare and disrupting traffic as the Chinese-ruled city braced for another weekend of unrest.

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