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Hong Kong police shoot demonstrator during morning rush-hour

Protester is shot in chest as officer struggles with another demonstrator during unrestHong Kong police shot at least one protester on Monday during ...

Hong Kong police shoot demonstrator during morning rush-hour

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Hong Kong: anger mounts after police shoot demonstrator during morning rush hour Protester shot in chest in critical condition as police fire tear gas and pepper spray on demonstrators Hong Kong police shot at least one protester ...
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Hong Kong police shoot protester in chest A demonstrator was shot in the chest at point-blank range during a clash with the police. It is the first injury from a live round in nearly four mon...
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Hong Kong police to mark protesters with colored dye Police in Hong Kong say they will spray protesters for identification purposes. China's official news agency has warned that Beijing will not let the...
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Hong Kong police detain seven pro-democracy lawmakers The arrests come a day after the death of a student during a police clampdown. The Chinese territory is bracing for the 24th weekend of disruption....
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12:04, 2019-07-20

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19:32, 2019-08-21

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00:44, 2019-08-22

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Hong Kong police fire teargas at protesters as two cars ram crowds Tensions escalate with swaths of city paralysed by its first general strike in 50 yearsHong Kong protests – live updatesRiot police in Hong Kong have...
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Police fire teargas and water cannon at Hong Kong protesters Demonstrators surround government complex, throwing rocks and molotov cocktailsA peaceful rally in Hong Kong has descended into chaos as police fired...
17:32, 2019-09-15

Apple Removes App That Helps Hong Kong Protesters Track the Police Apple said it was removing the HKmap.live app, which was criticized by Chinese state media, because Hong Kong authorities said protesters used it to ...
20:56, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong police criticized for failing to stop attacks on protesters HONG KONG – Hong Kong police faced criticism on Monday for an apparent failure to protect anti-government protesters and passersby from attack ...
20:40, 2019-07-22

Police, protesters clash in Hong Kong as demonstrators cut down smart lamppost Protesters used an electric saw to slice through the bottom of the lamppost, while others pulled ropes tied around it....
16:20, 2019-08-24

Hong Kong: police fire teargas at protesters in third day of unrest – video Hong Kong riot police fired rounds of teargas at protesters in the city's Sai Wan district late on Sunday. The protesters responded with bricks, eggs...
16:48, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong police fire teargas at protesters in third day of unrest – video Riot police fired rounds of teargas at protesters in Hong Kong's Sai Wan district late on Sunday. The protesters responded with bricks, eggs and othe...
18:04, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong bans online posting of police personal details The city's highest court has banned the publication of police officer-related information and photographs without their consent. The move comes at th...
14:08, 2019-10-26

Hong Kong riot police fire tear gas into subway station Dramatic video shows Hong Kong riot police firing tear gas and projectiles into a subway station during a violent crackdown on pro-democracy demonstr...
21:40, 2019-08-12

Video of police beating protester sparks outrage in Hong Kong ‘Protect the children’ group contradicts police claims officers were only kicking a ‘yellow object’A video showing Hong Kong police officers beating ...
12:53, 2019-09-24

Police official warns Hong Kong is on ‘brink of a total breakdown’ Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong paralyzed parts of the semi-autonomous financial hub for a third day Wednesday – as a senior police official de...
15:12, 2019-11-13

Hong Kong: riot police pursue pro-democracy protesters from airport Activists take over shopping complex and vandalise rail station after trying to choke city’s international hubPro-democracy protesters have taken ove...
14:56, 2019-09-01

Chaos Grips Hong Kong’s Airport as Police Clash with Protesters Protesters stopped some travelers from reaching their departure gates, hours after the city’s leader pleaded for order amid escalating unrest....
22:40, 2019-08-13

Public trust in police fading as Hong Kong protests continue Protesters marching peacefully hit the rain-slickened streets of Hong Kong again in multiple locations on Saturday, defying police warnings that they...
00:08, 2019-10-13

Police, protesters clash as bid to block Hong Kong mask ban fails The ban, which took effect Saturday, triggered chaos for a third straight day in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory....
14:40, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong police draw guns in latest protest violence Hong Kong police drew their weapons and deployed water cannons for the first time as the civil unrest in the Chinese city entered its 11th week. Pro-...
21:20, 2019-08-25

‘People are getting scared’: riot police clash with protesters in Hong Kong Tense standoffs follow peaceful march with police resorting to teargas and pepper spray on third consecutive day of mass protest Demonstrators in Hon...
23:04, 2019-08-03

Hong Kong protests: tech war opens up with doxxing of protesters and police Campaigns to expose personal details of those on both sides of protests skyrocket, with nearly 1,000 cases being investigatedHong Kong has seen an un...
09:08, 2019-09-20

Apple attacked by China for keeping crowdsourced police activity app in Hong Kong Apple is under fire in China after an article in the state-owned media China Daily accused the tech giant of "helping [Hong Kong] rioters engage in m...
14:44, 2019-10-09

Hong Kong riot police fire teargas at protesters as unrest continues Police action comes as pro-China supporters rip anti-government protest messages from ‘Lennon Walls’ across cityHong Kong riot police have fired tear...
14:48, 2019-09-21

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas at demonstrators in fresh clashes Protesters have launched bricks and petrol bombs at police in Hong Kong as chaotic scenes returned to the streets for the first time in two weeks....
17:16, 2019-08-24

Hong Kong police say homemade, remote-controlled bomb targeted officers ``It exploded less than 2 metres away from a police vehicle. We have reason to believe that the bomb was meant to target police officers,'' Deputy Co...
15:04, 2019-10-14

Hong Kong: police fire teargas as thousands march in Yuen Long Activists defy police ban to stage protest at site of attacks last weekendHong Kong riot police fired teargas and pepper spray on thousands of protes...
18:00, 2019-07-27

Hong Kong riot police beat protesters at anti-surveillance rally Teargas thrown at masked protesters angry over lamp posts equipped with sensorsRiot police have thrown teargas at thousands of protesters and beat ma...
12:28, 2019-08-24

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas in renewed flair of violence Hong Kong riot police rushed pro-democracy protesters who had built a barricade near a police station. The clashes broke a fragile peace between auth...
13:40, 2019-08-24

Hong Kong police fire tear gas into crowds of protesters after weeks of demonstrations Protesters wearing black streamed through Yuen Long, even though police refused to grant permission for the march....
15:04, 2019-07-27

‘Chaotic’ video shows Hong Kong police using batons, tear gas against protesters While many demonstrators remained peaceful, pockets of protesters charged police with umbrellas. Police responded with tear gas, rubber bullets and b...
18:20, 2019-06-12

Apple chief defends decision to pull Hong Kong police-tracking app The head of Apple defended the tech giant’s removal from its App Store an app that allows Hong Kong protesters to see the location of police....
18:44, 2019-10-11

Hong Kong protest: demonstrators and police face off over extradition bill – live Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Hong Kong for protests as politicians debate legislation critics fear will allow extradition to China 3....
04:52, 2019-06-12

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas in renewed flare of violence Hong Kong riot police rushed pro-democracy protesters who had built a barricade near a police station. The clashes broke a fragile peace between auth...
20:32, 2019-08-24

Riot police clash with Hong Kong protesters as demonstrations turn violent Tens of thousands of demonstrators clashed with Hong Kong police Saturday, protesting an attack by gang members on pro-democracy supporters last week...
01:12, 2019-07-28

Chaos breaks out at Hong Kong airport as protesters clash with riot police Passengers have been forced to seek accommodation in the city while airlines struggle to find other ways to get them to their destinations....
18:48, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong: thousands march in Yuen Long amid police standoff Activists defy police ban to stage protest at site where attacks took place last weekendHundreds of protesters marching in Yuen Long, the district in...
13:44, 2019-07-27

Hong Kong police attack protesters with tear gas amid political unrest The sharp escalation in law enforcement tactics came on the 22nd anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China — a city holiday — and reflected mounting...
22:40, 2019-07-01

'No difference': Hong Kong police likened to thugs after Yuen Long violence Images circulate online comparing gang attacks to police baton charge as fresh protests begin on Sunday Hong Kong police have come under criticism fo...
08:48, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannons as protesters take to the streets While a large crowd rallied in a nearby park, another group of protesters took over a main street, strewing bamboo poles on the pavement and lining u...
16:36, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas at pro-democracy activists in second day of clashes Hong Kong police have fired tear gas at unauthorised protests near the Chinese government office as concerns grow about an increasing cycle of violen...
15:40, 2019-07-28

'Protecting rioters': China warns Apple over app that tracks Hong Kong police State media says ‘poisonous’ app made Apple an accomplice in the Hong Kong protestsChina’s state media has accused Apple of endorsing and protecting ...
13:04, 2019-10-09

Clashes between police, protesters at Hong Kong shopping mall ends in bloodshed Several people were wounded, one man in a white tee-shirt being beaten with sticks by protesters. Another man lay in a pool of blood on the pavement....
14:12, 2019-11-03

Hong Kong police defend firing live round during latest protests Twelve-year-old among those detained after violent clashes with demonstratorsHong Kong police say they arrested dozens of people, including a 12-year...
17:40, 2019-08-26

Hong Kong protests: brutal undercover police tactics spark outcry Footage of helmeted protesters suddenly making arrests causes concern after weekend of intense clashesRights groups and democracy activists have accu...
10:40, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong protesters block roads, clash with police as chaos continues The clashes followed an especially violent day in Hong Kong’s five months of anti-government demonstrations, in which police shot one protester and a...
12:32, 2019-11-12

Hong Kong protesters shot by police as chaos erupts across city: Cable TV HONG KONG – Hong Kong police opened fire and hit at least one protester on Monday, media reported, as chaos erupted across the city a day after...
03:44, 2019-11-11

Amnesty accuses Hong Kong police of ‘disturbing pattern’ of abuse, torture Amnesty International accused Hong Kong police on Friday of torture and other abuses in their handling of more than three months of pro-democracy pro...
20:48, 2019-09-20

Hong Kong protesters clash with police on Chinese mainland over extradition bill Hong Kong protesters clashed with police on Saturday in a town near the boundary with mainland China where thousands rallied against the presence of ...
15:12, 2019-07-13

Hong Kong protest: Clashes with officials spread to police stations in the city Some reactions on China's social media platforms called for Beijing to intervene while many others urged calm....
17:20, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong police conduct security blitz at airport to thwart protests Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced Wednesday that her government would withdraw the bill, but that failed to appease protesters who have expanded ...
15:00, 2019-09-07

Riot police fire teargas at Hong Kong protesters as unrest escalates Police condemn ‘radical’ protesters using petrol bombs and vow to restore order across cityHong Kong riot police have fired teargas, sponge rounds an...
19:12, 2019-09-21

Hong Kong extradition bill debate on hold after police, protesters clash Critics say the measure, now on hold, would undermine the city’s cherished legal autonomy....
15:16, 2019-06-13

Police to investigate as Hong Kong minister falls to ground during protest in London Video shows Teresa Cheng falling as demonstrators shout ‘shame on you’The Metropolitan police are investigating an incident on Thursday evening when ...
11:48, 2019-11-15

Police, demonstrators play cat-and-mouse game across Hong Kong as protests continue Protesters’ five major demands include the release of arrested demonstrators, an independent investigation into alleged police abuse and the dissolut...
00:48, 2019-08-05

Riot police clash with protesters in Hong Kong shopping centre – video Officers dressed in riot gear have fought with demonstrators inside a shopping centre in the residential district of Sha Tin, as they tried to disper...
18:28, 2019-07-16

Hong Kong: Police fire rubber bullets, tear gas to scatter protesters After a peaceful march through an outlying area of Hong Kong, fresh clashes broke out between a group of activists and police. In another area, pro-B...
13:20, 2019-09-21

Apple rejected an app in Hong Kong that helped protesters track police activity REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha The developer behind an app that helps people in Hong Kong keep track of police activity tweeted Tuesday that their appli...
12:16, 2019-10-03

Police fire teargas and pepper spray as Hong Kong protests continue Riot officers confront crowds gathered in Causeway Bay shopping districtHong Kong police have used teargas and pepper spray on thousands of protester...
11:40, 2019-09-29

Hong Kong protests: riot police storm metro station with batons Unrest deepens on anniversary of Beijing’s move to limit democratic reforms in territoryHong Kong riot police have stormed a metro station, using bat...
20:44, 2019-08-31

‘Mulan’ Star’s Support for Hong Kong Police Prompts Call for Boycott The actress Liu Yifei said on social media that she backed the police, who have been criticized for their use of force against protesters....
16:04, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protests: man shot by police and burns victim in critical condition Police fire at unarmed student and middle-aged man set on fire in day of violent clashesTwo people are in a critical condition in Hong Kong after ano...
13:56, 2019-11-11

Satellite photos appear to show China’s armed police force near Hong Kong Chinese state media claimed that the exercises had been planned before hand and were not directly related to the unrest in Hong Kong....
15:20, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong police seize huge explosives cache ahead of rallies One man has been arrested after "very powerful" explosives were found at a storage unit used by a pro-independence group. Weeks of sometimes violent ...
15:08, 2019-07-20

Hong Kong authorities deny protester death claims after police raid Officials say there were no casualties during violent police clearance of subway stationThe Hong Kong government has denied persistent rumours that a...
09:20, 2019-09-10

'Liberate Hong Kong': protesters defy police ban to march on seat of government Police fire teargas as London urged to press Beijing to uphold ‘one country, two systems’Hong Kong riot police have fired teargas and deployed water ...
15:28, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong protesters fired on by police as chaos erupts across city: reports A video posted to social media appears to show a protester shot with what looks like a handgun....
02:32, 2019-11-11

UK halts sale of teargas to Hong Kong amid police brutality claims Jeremy Hunt calls for investigation into ‘violent scenes’ during protestsThe UK is suspending future sales of teargas and other crowd control equipme...
19:12, 2019-06-25

Tear gas fired by police in latest protest clashes on streets of Hong Kong Police fired tear gas at protesters in the latest protests sparked by a proposed extradition law and calls for more democratic freedom....
16:48, 2019-08-10

Hong Kong protesters clash with police and demand withdrawal of extradition bill Protests that began in opposition to a proposed extradition law have swelled to include complaints about an influx of mainland Chinese into Hong Kong...
16:32, 2019-07-14

Hong Kong protesters use arrows, javelins and tear gas against armed riot police Hong Kong protesters have added some medieval weapons in their confrontation with armed riot police — firing flaming arrows and throwing javeli...
22:00, 2019-11-13

Demonstrators block roads, clash with police as protests in Hong Kong continue Hong Kong protesters flooded the city’s streets on Sunday in defiance of a ban by the authorities on their march, setting up roadblocks and tossing f...
13:56, 2019-10-20

Hong Kong protests: Violence escalates as police hit protesters with batons in metro station Parts of the Hong Kong metro system ground to a halt after violence escalated between police and protesters as months of unrest in the former British...
13:12, 2019-09-01

Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannons in violent clash with protesters Fires flared on the streets of Hong Kong Saturday after protesters who defied a ban to march through the city threw Molotov cocktails in a face off w...
17:08, 2019-08-31

China defends Hong Kong police, blames Western forces for violent protests A Chinese official said some in the West have applied "strange logic" that has made them sympathetic and tolerant to "violent crimes."...
16:16, 2019-07-29

Violence erupts at Hong Kong airport as riot police clash with pro-democracy protesters Violence erupted as riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong's airport late Tuesday night.      ...
20:40, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong protesters fire arrows, javelins and tear gas against armed riot police Violent clashes continue in Hong Kong as protesters add medieval weapons to arsenal Hong Kong protesters have added some medieval weapons in their co...
21:00, 2019-11-13

Hong Kong: police fire teargas at protesters outside China liaison office - video Hong Kong authorities stepped up security around China's main representative office on Sunday as crowds rallied and protests broke out, with anger si...
15:40, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong police drew their guns and fired a warning shot after being chased by protesters Associated Press Hong Kong policemen drew their guns and fired a warning shot amid violent protests in Tsuen Wan on Sunday, reported the AP. Earlier...
21:28, 2019-08-25

Police reportedly go undercover as protesters in Hong Kong, fire tear gas into enclosed subway Video clips show armed officers wearing black tops and gas masks emerging from crowds and allegedly violently restraining protesters on the ground us...
20:52, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong protesters burn Chinese flag, clash with police as violence continues Police accused some protesters of throwing gasoline bombs after a march by several thousand people in Tuen Mun, an outlying district in the northwest...
13:52, 2019-09-21

Hong Kong protests: police fire teargas at demonstrators in triad-linked district March through Tsuen Wan after 29 protesters arrested in overnight clashesPolice have fired teargas at protesters after tens of thousands of people po...
14:08, 2019-08-25

Calls to Boycott ‘Mulan’ Erupt After Star Voices Support for Hong Kong Police The actress Liu Yifei said on social media that she backed the Hong Kong police, who have been criticized for their use of force against protesters....
18:52, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong police criticized for failure to protect protesters from triad gang attack The escalating violence is opening new fronts in Hong Kong's widening political crisis over an extradition bill....
18:00, 2019-07-22

‘Police violence against journalists’: China and Hong Kong arrest reporters who cover protests Chinese authorities are targeting journalists who cover protests in Hong Kong, press associations say, as the Beijing-backed local law enforcement wa...
22:24, 2019-10-29

Volunteers clean Hong Kong metro station after police fired tear gas at protesters Members of the public have been pictured cleaning up at a Hong Kong metro station the day after protesters clashed with police outside....
20:04, 2019-08-19

Hong Kong police say 11 protesters arrested, 22 officers injured in Wednesday demonstration against extradition law HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police say 11 protesters arrested, 22 officers injured in Wednesday demonstration against extradition law....
11:56, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong police use tear gas against protesters opposing extradition bill outside government building HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police use tear gas against protesters opposing extradition bill outside government building....
10:20, 2019-06-12

Teen protester shot by Hong Kong police charged with rioting, attacking officers Anger against the government has built up since Tsang Chi-kin was shot at close range after he struck a police officer with a rod....
14:28, 2019-10-03

‘Mulan’ star Liu Yifei’s support for Hong Kong police sparks Disney boycott Disney doesn’t need this right now. Nor do protesters in Hong Kong, who for months have been embroiled in a government boycott. They’re u...
17:48, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protests: police fire water cannon with blue dye as crowds defy ban Protestors hurl petrol bombs and smash pro-Beijing businesses as crowds descend on luxury shopping areaHong Kong police have fired water cannon and t...
02:28, 2019-10-21

Petrol bombs and tear gas: Hong Kong sees fresh clashes between police and protesters The demonstrations pose the gravest popular challenge to Chinese President Xi Jinping since he came to power in 2012....
05:48, 2019-11-17

Hong Kong police slammed as ‘trigger-happy’ after protester shot with live round The 18-year-old is the first known victim of police gunfire since the protests began in June. His condition in the hospital was described by the gove...
13:20, 2019-10-02

Hong Kong protests: Rioters clash with police as thousands rally against Chinese traders Hong Kong protesters have clashed with police in a town near the boundary with mainland China....
16:16, 2019-07-13

Hong Kong police criticised for failing to protect protesters from suspected gang attack Hong Kong police are facing criticism for failing to protect protesters after dozens of masked men launched an attack in a train station....
23:20, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong police say they want to begin clearing streets of protesters after letting them stay all night. HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police say they want to begin clearing streets of protesters after letting them stay all night. ....
01:56, 2019-06-17

China's grip on Apple tightens as it boots a Hong Kong police-tracking app and news app Quartz REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha It looks like Apple has kow-towed to Chinese censorship demands twice this week, taking an app off the App Store which le...
11:48, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong protest news: Tear gas and rubber bullets fired as police clash with protesters Protesters and police have clashed in Hong Kong as authorities fired tear gas and rubber bullets in another wave of violence on the streets....
16:40, 2019-08-05

Hong Kong protests LIVE: Violent clashes as riot police descend on airport during second day of disruption Violent clashes have broken out after riot police descended on Hong Kong airport where protesters have caused flights to be cancelled for a second da...
18:48, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong protesters have swarmed into legislature building after nightfall; police back off, avoiding confrontation HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong protesters have swarmed into legislature building after nightfall; police back off, avoiding confrontation....
15:20, 2019-07-01

Apple has approved an app which lets Hong Kong protesters track the police after initially rejecting it (AAPL) Anthony Kwan/Getty Images An app that lets people track the location of Hong Kong police is now available on the App Store. Apple initially rejected ...
14:00, 2019-10-08

Hong Kong Protesters Urge Boycott of Disney's Mulan Remake After Star's Pro-Police Comments Hong Kong is in the midst of political turmoil as anti-government protesters clash with police, and now Disney’s Mulan remake has become an unlikely ...
23:04, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protests: Riot police hit the streets after thousands march through city for latest demonstration Riot police took to the streets of Hong Kong today after thousands of schoolteachers marched through the Chinese territory in the latest weekend of p...
14:32, 2019-08-17

Hong Kong protests: Police and activists clash as violence erupts for 24th consecutive weekend Violence erupted on the streets of Hong Kong as clashes broke out during the 24th consecutive weekend of protests....
18:08, 2019-11-10

Boycott ‘Mulan’: Social media users outraged after star backs Hong Kong police 'Mulan' Actress Crystal Liu Yifei is under fire for sharing a message supporting Hong Kong police in their crackdown against protesters....
17:56, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas at activists as demonstrations enter ninth week Police and protesters have clashed in Hong Kong as demonstrations enter a ninth consecutive week....
20:36, 2019-08-03

Teenager shot by police in chest during Hong Kong protests is charged with rioting and assaulting an officer A teenager who was shot in the chest by police during protests in Hong Kong has been charged with rioting and assaulting an officer....
09:00, 2019-10-03

Hong Kong airport news: Flights resume after violent clashes between demonstrators and riot police Flights have resumed at Hong Kong's airport after two days of disruption marked by violent clashes between pro-democracy protesters and riot police....
09:56, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong protests escalate dramatically as demonstrators use acid on the police, and officers shot a man in the chest Getty The Hong Kong protests escalated Tuesday after activists threw acid on police. Separately, police used live rounds for the first time, reported...
13:08, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong protests: Teenager shot by police in chest is charged with rioting and assaulting an officer A teenager who was shot in the chest by police during protests in Hong Kong has been charged with rioting and assaulting an officer....
09:40, 2019-10-03

Hong Kong: police fire teargas and protesters hurl petrol bombs as violence escalates Universities and schools closed after police shooting and man set on fire while arguing with protestersRiot police have fired teargas on anti-governm...
12:20, 2019-11-12

Hong Kong riots: Further clashes between police and protesters as hundreds remain on the street in protest over extradition law Further clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Thursday as hundreds of people continues to protest against a planned extradi...
10:52, 2019-06-13

Trump just congratulated China's dictators while police brutally crackdown on pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong Tyrone Siu/Reuters As President Donald Trump on Tuesday congratulated China on 70 years of Communist Party rule, Republicans in Congress slammed Beij...
22:36, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong protests as it happened: Violent clashes as riot police descend on airport during second day of disruption Violent clashes broke out after riot police descended on Hong Kong airport where protesters caused flights to be cancelled for a second day....
01:36, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong protests: Flights resume at airport after violent clashes between demonstrators and riot police Flights have resumed at Hong Kong's airport after two days of disruption marked by violent clashes between pro-democracy protesters and riot police....
06:20, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong protesters arrested in airport clashes, police pledge to bring ‘culprits to justice’ Some reactions on China's social media platforms called for Beijing to intervene while many others urged calm....
13:20, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong: Riot police block airport demonstrators as protests continue despite extradition bill withdrawal Riot police patrolled Hong Kong's airport as authorities blocked protesters from gathering at the busy transport hub in continued demonstrations acro...
17:08, 2019-09-07

Hong Kong police fire tear gas to evict protesters from parliament building as violent riots intensify Hong Kong police have fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of defiant protesters from the city's legislature just hours after the building was stormed...
00:36, 2019-07-02

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas and use force to clear demonstrators during Yuen Long rally Police in Hong Kong have fired tear gas and swung batons as they forcefully cleared out demonstrators at an unauthorised protest....
23:48, 2019-07-27

An 18-year-old protester who was shot in the chest at point-blank range by Hong Kong police will be charged with assault YouTube/SCMP An 18-year-old protester who was shot in the chest by police on Tuesday will be charged on Thursday for attacking law enforcement, polic...
09:13, 2019-10-03

Hong Kong Police say shooting an 18-year-old student protester in the chest was 'reasonable and lawful' as he recovers in hospital YouTube/SCMP Hong Kong Police said Wednesday that shooting an 18-year-old protester in the chest on Tuesday was "reasonable and lawful." Tsang Chi-ki...
12:36, 2019-10-02

Video shows Hong Kong police officer ramming into protesters with a motorcycle, on day of violence that saw another protester get shot Joshua Wong/Twitter Video shows a police officer ramming into a group of protesters with a motorcycle, then zig-zagging through the crowd, in an atte...
14:24, 2019-11-11

Hong Kong protests: Major violence breaks out after police fire tear gas during anti-government demonstrations Violence has broken out in Hong Kong after police used tear gas and a water cannon in an attempt to drive back a fresh wave of pro-democracy proteste...
13:44, 2019-08-31

Apple is getting slammed by both Republicans and Democrats for pulling an app used by Hong Kong protesters to monitor police activity (AAPL) Both Democrats and Republicans in Congress slammed Apple on Thursday for the company's decision to pull a Hong Kong protest app from the App Store. T...
00:20, 2019-10-11

Video appears to show a woman being pepper sprayed in the face before she is tackled to the ground by Hong Kong police Screenshot/Twitter A video circulating on social media by prominent pro-democracy activists shows a woman being sprayed in the face and tackled by po...
11:32, 2019-11-13

Footage shows police violently clashing with Hong Kong protesters as they demand Carrie Lam's resignation Hong Kong protesters demanding the resignation of chief executive Carrie Lam have clashed with police in the northern town of Sha Tin....
17:44, 2019-07-14

Hong Kong protests: Hundreds block police headquarters in latest protest over extradition bill fallout Hundreds of people have lined the streets outside of Hong Kong's police headquarters in the latest round of protests over the fallout from the contro...
17:44, 2019-06-21

Hong Kong police draw guns, fire tear gas and water cannons in latest protest violence The confrontations were the latest violence in a summer of protests that have shaken the city's government and residents. Police also brought out wat...
16:52, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Disney film after lead actress voices support for police force Protesters in Hong Kong have taken aim at a new target amid calls for political reform after actress Crystal Liu took to social media to voice her su...
20:36, 2019-08-16

Tear gas launched by police as hundreds of thousands join latest Hong Kong protest against controversial extradition bill Police have launched tear gas and fired rubber bullets as hundreds of thousands take part in the lasted extradition bill protest in Hong Kong....
11:00, 2019-07-22

Disney's Mulan: Boycott called for live-action remake after star backs Hong Kong police Disney's live-action remake of Mulan is facing calls for a boycott after its star reportedly voiced support for police in Hong Kong....
02:36, 2019-08-17

Hong Kong protests: Police threaten protesters with guns and water cannons as both sides pass the blame for violence A policeman has fired a gunshot in Hong Kong, the first time a live round has been used to warn demonstrators since anti-government protests broke ou...
13:00, 2019-08-26

Hong Kong protests: Chinese flag desecrated as riot police fire tear gas in 16th straight week of demonstrations Police have fired tear gas at brick-throwing protesters in Hong Kong as other activists desecrated a Chinese flag on the 16th straight weekend of ant...
18:08, 2019-09-22

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas and water cannons at protesters who lobbed Molotov cocktails outside government office More violence has erupted in Hong Kong, with police firing tear gas and chemical-laced water after protesters lobbed Molotov cocktails outside the go...
14:00, 2019-09-15

Tim Cook sent a memo to employees explaining why he stands by Apple’s decision to remove an app used by Hong Kong protesters to track police (AAPL) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images In a memo to employees, Apple CEO Tim Cook stood by the company's decision to remove an app from the App Store used by H...
23:56, 2019-10-10

Google said it wasn't responding to a request by the Chinese government or police when it pulled a game about the Hong Kong protests from its app store (GOOG, GOOGL) Anthony Kwan/Getty Images Google recently removed a mobile game about the Hong Kong protests from its Google Play app store. The Wall Street Journal ...
22:12, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong latest: Officers fire tear gas and flood streets in riot gear at hundreds of protesters gather outside police station There were more scenes of chaos today in Hong Kong as police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters who had gathered outside a police station in Ko...
17:44, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong airport protest: Riot police clash with demonstrators as airport crippled for a second day Riot police armed with pepper spray and swinging batons clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong airport as departing flights were suspende...
20:32, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong police criticised for 'failing to protect' protesters from suspected gang attack Hong Kong police have been accused of failing to protect protesters after dozens of masked men launched an attack in a train station....
01:12, 2019-07-23

Hong Kong protests: Student dies after 'falling from car park' as demonstrators clashed with police A university student has died after falling from a car park as police and protesters clashed in Hong Kong, authorities have said....
06:04, 2019-11-08

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas as pro-China supporters tear down 'Lennon Walls' Hong Kong erupted in further clashes after pro-China supporters tore down "Lennon Walls" of anti-government protest messages....
13:08, 2019-09-21

Police Investigate After Boy, 2, Shoot Himself In Danville BOYLE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Officials in Boyle County are investigating after a toddler shot himself in the foot. Authorities said the shootin...
11:40, 2019-06-26

German police shoot killer bull in Bavaria After killing two men on a farm in Bavaria, the bull also prevented emergency crews from reaching the victims. Police reportedly shot the bull eight ...
07:52, 2019-07-28

Man stabs 5 people in Baltimore before police shoot him dead A crazed knife-wielding man stabbed five people in seemingly random attacks in suburban Baltimore before being shot dead by cops, according to author...
18:56, 2019-09-29

Wichita police fatally shoot man who allegedly pointed gun WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 49-year-old Wichita, Kansas, man has been fatally shot by police after allegedly pointing his gun at officers on Memorial Day....
15:36, 2019-05-28

California police release man suspected of threatening to shoot a synagogue US law enforcement officials are facing scrutiny over whether they are minimizing the threat posed by white supremacist terroristsCalifornia police a...
22:44, 2019-06-18

Police: Richmond Woman Threatens To Shoot Door Down During Domestic RICHMOND, Ky. (WBON) – Richmond Police were dispatched to a domestic violence call and arrested a woman for 4th degree assault. According to WB...
15:56, 2019-06-14

Swedish police shoot threatening man at Malmo train station Swedish police say officers had no choice but to shoot and injure a man who was acting threateningly at Malmo central station. The man has been taken...
12:56, 2019-06-10

Norway police shoot man who drove stolen ambulance into people Norwegian police fired on a man after he drove a stolen ambulance into a group of people. Reports have said two children in a stroller were hit by th...
14:20, 2019-10-22

Police shoot wrong-way driver on New Orleans’ Bourbon Street NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana State Police say a trooper shot and wounded a man driving the wrong way on New Orleans’ tourist-filled Bourbon Str...
06:44, 2019-05-31

Swedish police shoot man threatening people at train station STOCKHOLM — Swedish police say officers have shot and wounded a man who was threatening people at a train station. Police were quoted Monday by the T...
12:48, 2019-06-10

Police shoot dead Brazil bus hijacker after hourslong standoff Police fatally shot an armed man holding dozens hostage on a bus since early Tuesday morning. The individual had been carrying a gun, a Taser and gas...
22:00, 2019-08-20

Police shoot dead Brazil bus hijacker after hours-long standoff Police fatally shot an armed man holding dozens hostage on a bus since early Tuesday morning. The individual had been carrying a gun, tazer and gasol...
18:24, 2019-08-20

Garrard County Police Shoot, Kill Loose Animal After Complaints LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Garrard County police confirm that one of their officers was involved in a shooting of an animal. On a Facebook post,...
21:16, 2019-05-03

Police identify man they claim paid hit men to shoot Red Sox star David Ortiz World Series champion was attacked in Dominican RepublicDR authorities say they are closing on motive Dominican authorities on Monday identified the ...
15:24, 2019-06-18

Swedish police say officers shoot man threatening people at train station STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish police say officers shoot man threatening people at train station....
13:00, 2019-06-10

To help police respond better to active attacks, these students volunteer to shoot at them for class credit SWAT officers can have different methods of approach. These researchers study which are better....
15:12, 2019-07-09

Police Continue To Investigate Pair Of Morning Nightclub Shootings LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A pair of shootings at two Lexington bars kept police busy Sunday morning and left three people injured. The first sh...
01:28, 2019-06-24

Watch: Police make early morning visit to rid home of raccoon Police in Florida responded to an early morning call from a resident who needed help ejecting an unusual masked burglar -- a raccoon....
22:16, 2019-08-27

Tucson police investigating early morning fatal crash on Kolb TUCSON — Tucson police are investigating a fatal single vehicle crash that happened early Saturday morning. Police say the crash happened just ...
00:36, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong crisis — What you need to know The ongoing Hong Kong protests are increasing tensions between the special administrative region and the Chinese central government. There's no solut...
02:00, 2019-08-23

What do the Hong Kong protesters want? The territory has been rocked by protests ending in violent clashes with police. Demonstrators have five key demandsHong Kong has been rocked by prot...
19:20, 2019-08-13

What is it like to visit Hong Kong right now? Hong Kongers have been protesting for more than four months and demonstrations are becoming more violent and disruptive. The city's leaders have main...
07:20, 2019-10-15

Traveling to Hong Kong? Here's what you need to know Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and p...
12:56, 2019-08-15

The Hong Kong Protests, Explained The Hong Kong protests arose out of a seemingly-innocuous bill, exposing longstanding tensions between residents of the quasi-independent city and Be...
21:28, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong: ‘Revolution is war, and no war is without bloodshed’ Anger is rising as the state crackdown intensifies, and protesters say they are prepared for confrontation and sacrificeRyan Lee, a 27-year-old compu...
23:28, 2019-08-31

The US must stand with the people of Hong Kong But for policies to be effective we must keep in mind how US actions affect the debate within China, where there is vigorous struggle over the countr...
08:48, 2019-06-15

Trouble in Hong Kong: What Stocks Can Tell You About What's Next Hong Kong protests have been in the news lately. Analysts often blame any trouble in the stock market on the trouble in the streets -- but in Hong Ko...
23:32, 2019-06-19

Opinion: Hong Kong wants democracy More than one million people took to Hong Kong's streets on Sunday to protest the new extradition-to-China law. What they're calling for is totally l...
13:36, 2019-06-12

Let's try the food at the Hong Kong McDonald's I’m spending time in one of the world’s indisputably great food cities and here I am sitting with a shamefully large order of food at a Hong Kong McD...
06:16, 2019-05-30

Hong Kong protesters vow to keep up pressure As Hong Kong reels under the largest protests in its history over an extradition bill, experts say the protest movement is evolving into a permanent ...
15:28, 2019-07-10

What You Need to Know About the Hong Kong Airport Cancellations Nearly 200 flights to and from the airport on Monday have been canceled, rescheduled or rerouted....
12:48, 2019-08-13

How Hong Kong has changed since handover In 1997, Britain handed Hong Kong back to China in a one-country, two-systems agreement. Learn how Hong Kong has changed since then, including for tr...
02:52, 2019-04-26

Hong Kong Protests: Why It's a "BUY" Signal Protests in Hong Kong have now entered their 2nd month. The mainstream investment world is worried. Is it time to sell the Hang Seng and Shanghai Com...
22:52, 2019-08-26

Are Hong Kong protests a warning for Taiwan? One of the largest social movements in Hong Kong's history has also fueled more anti-Beijing sentiment in Taiwan. Do the protests serve as a warning ...
17:00, 2019-07-23

Hong Kong flash mob protesters arrested Demonstrators have used cat-and-mouse tactics with riot police, diffusing into small groups to complicate policing efforts. But police have also resp...
04:08, 2019-10-14

Why China won't send the tanks into Hong Kong There are reasons why the paramilitary troops of the Peoples Armed Police have not yet rolled across the border crossing at Shenzhen to crush the pro...
16:48, 2019-08-15

Why Hong Kong thugs may be doing the government’s work Sunday’s assault was blamed on criminals, but there are signs of links to pro-Beijing officialsAt a pro-government rally on Saturday, one speaker mad...
20:00, 2019-07-22

In Hong Kong Protests, Faces Become Weapons A technology-driven quest to identify protesters and police officers has people in both groups desperate to protect their anonymity. Some fear a turn...
12:08, 2019-07-26

At Hong Kong Protests, Art That Imitates Life Instagram-ready works of art and graphic design — sometimes whimsical, mostly anonymous — are defining features of the city’s antigovernment demonstr...
16:48, 2019-10-11

Hong Kong lawmakers scuffle in parliament One person apparently fainted during melee prompted by row over extradition lawHong Kong’s legislative assembly descended into chaos on Saturday as l...
13:16, 2019-05-11

Hong Kong demonstrators getting protest tattoos It’s the permanent mark of protest. Demonstrators taking to the streets of Hong Kong in record numbers are also finding a hip way to visualize ...
00:44, 2019-08-19

Opinion: Hong Kong and the broken promise The Special Administrative Region is in turmoil. For weeks, activists have been protesting against a now withdrawn extradition bill. But the protests...
11:20, 2019-07-23

Hong Kong: the story of one protester – podcast A Hong Kong protester describes why he has returned to the streets, week in week out, in the face of an increasingly brutal crackdown by the authorit...
04:28, 2019-10-15

Hong Kong protesters tie up newspaper reporter A man seized by protesters at Hong Kong’s airport and tied to a luggage cart has been identified as a reporter for a mainland China newspaper, the pu...
20:16, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong's Lennon walls - in pictures Hong Kongers have displayed a characteristically riotous embrace of political graffiti in the form of Post-it notes documenting their anger and hope,...
09:56, 2019-07-11

Hong Kong protesters take up self-defense classes HONG KONG — Before protests erupted across her Hong Kong hometown five months ago, 31-year-old Pino was a dancer, taking various types of eveni...
20:32, 2019-11-01

Stand-off in Hong Kong: ‘Get out of the airport,’ they said. ‘Something’s going to happen’ The comedian describes how he was caught up in ‘extraordinary’ scenes at Hong Kong airport as protesters’ anger boiled overWhen I first landed in Hon...
14:56, 2019-08-17

Hong Kong Protests Are Growing Outside Of Blizzcon This year’s Blizzcon in Anaheim, California has only just begun, but already, a crowd of more than 30 protesters has gathered outside the convention ...
20:12, 2019-11-01

Hong Kong: why thugs may be doing the government’s work Sunday’s assault was blamed on criminals, but there are signs of links to pro-Beijing figuresAt a pro-government rally on Saturday, one speaker made ...
08:28, 2019-07-23

Flash mob protesters arrested in Hong Kong Demonstrators have used cat-and-mouse tactics with riot police, diffusing into small groups to complicate policing efforts. But police have also resp...
14:24, 2019-10-13

Hong Kong plunges into deep recession 3.2% quarterly fall rivals the worst three-month slide during the 2008 financial crisis Hong Kong has plunged into deep recession after its economy w...
17:36, 2019-10-31

IN PHOTOS: Hong Kong protests around the world Pro-democracy demonstrations in support of Hong Kong sprouted in major cities across the world this weekend, ranging from Paris to Tokyo to Vancouver...
03:48, 2019-08-19

Hong Kong protests: Will Beijing step in? Leader Carrie Lam has admitted defeat over her extradition bill, but opponents want her gone. With protests to continue, will Beijing intervene? DW's...
17:00, 2019-07-11

2 Hong Kong protesters charged under new mask ban An 18-year-old student and a 38-year-old woman were the first to be prosecuted under the ban, which came into force Saturday under sweeping emergency...
13:40, 2019-10-07

At least five wounded during knife attack in Hong Kong Pro-democracy politician’s ear bitten off by attacker allegedly shouting in MandarinA man went on a knife rampage in Hong Kong leaving at least five ...
18:08, 2019-11-03

Hong Kong protests pit the city's young against the old Mass protests by Hong Kongers over the past couple of weeks have underlined the yawning gap between the city's old and young. Political differences h...
14:44, 2019-06-28

Hong Kong protests: 'This discontent is really about China' More than a million Hong Kongers have taken to the streets to protest against a Beijing-backed extradition bill. But are the rallies more about publi...
17:00, 2019-06-13

Pepe the Frog Means Something Different in Hong Kong—Right? Pepe is popping up all over Hong Kong—on walls, in forums, in sticker packs for apps—as a symbol of resistance against an authoritarian state....
23:36, 2019-08-23

Hong Kong chief says extradition law will go to legislature HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader says a highly controversial extradition law will proceed to the territory’s legislature. Carrie Lam&#...
05:16, 2019-06-11

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says she would ‘quit’ if she could HONG KONG – Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said she has caused “unforgivable havoc” by igniting the political crisis engulfi...
02:40, 2019-09-03

Hong Kong: 'For the protesters, this is a kind of end game' The mayhem in the streets of Hong Kong has reached its universities. Political scientist Stephan Ortmann, who teaches at one of them, does not believ...
00:16, 2019-11-16

EU: Hong Kong developments are 'extremely worrying' The arrest of several prominent pro-democracy activists raised concern among EU foreign ministers. With Chinese soldiers stationed at the border with...
18:08, 2019-08-30

Hong Kong protesters: 'We will stand together and never give up' Millions of Hong Kongers took to the streets in recent days protesting a contentious extradition bill. The leaderless movement has revived civil soci...
12:44, 2019-07-02

China 'won't allow' Hong Kong discussion at G20 summit China has insisted that protests in Hong Kong will not be on the G20 agenda in Japan this weekend. US President Donald Trump intends to bring up the ...
12:36, 2019-06-24

Hong Kong protesters using Bluetooth Bridgefy app They want to communicate with each other while avoiding snooping from the Chinese authorities....
14:00, 2019-09-03

Two German citizens detained in Hong Kong Two Germans have been detained during a police operation against protesters in Tuen Mun, a part of Hong Kong. They are receiving consular assistance....
18:40, 2019-11-15

Hong Kong protests: Man set on fire after row with campaigners The victim was reportedly doused in flammable liquid after telling them 'you're not Chinese'...
08:56, 2019-11-11

Pro-Beijing lawmaker 'stabbed' in Hong Kong Junius Ho hospitalised after attack that comes amid protests The pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho has been attacked in an apparent stabbing in Hong Kon...
06:08, 2019-11-06

Vast protest in Hong Kong against extradition law Critics say law will allow China to pursue political opponents and legitimise abductionHundreds of thousands of people have taken to the streets of H...
11:56, 2019-06-09

Hong Kong protests halted in memory of 9/11 Hong Kong has been rocked by months of sometimes violent unrest, prompted by anger over planned legislation to allow extraditions to China, but broad...
13:24, 2019-09-11

Opinion: Another Tiananmen Square in Hong Kong? The protests in Hong Kong are increasingly becoming a thorn in Beijing's side. How much longer will the Communist Party leadership sit back and watch...
00:36, 2019-08-22

Why Gamers Are Protesting BlizzCon for Hong Kong Blizzard, the video game company, sparked a backlash after punishing a player who supported demonstrators in Hong Kong. Now, the company’s convention...
17:44, 2019-11-02

Overwatch's Mei Is Becoming A Symbol Of The Hong Kong Resistance After Chung “Blitzchung” Ng Wai called for the liberation of Hong Kong, Blizzard suspended the Hearthstone player and withheld any prize money. The d...
11:20, 2019-10-09

In Hong Kong, Life Goes On (Despite the Whiff of Tear Gas) Most Hong Kongers have never seen anything like this summer. But that doesn’t mean the city has come to a halt....
10:32, 2019-08-27

Hong Kong lawmakers take mask ban to court Pro-democracy legislators are hoping for an injunction against the ban on face masks and government emergency powers. Metro stations have partially r...
05:52, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong on 'brink of total breakdown' Police have raised security levels around Hong Kong on Wednesday after violence escalated overnight. Authorities are targeting security at university...
08:48, 2019-11-13

American War Machine Finds Its Way to Hong Kong As the world watches pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong get pelted with tear gas, it turns out Americans need to look closer to home. In an investi...
03:24, 2019-09-06

Hong Kong's Flickering Hopes for Freedom The government’s retreat in the face of large protests was an unexpected win for the territory’s citizens, but they are unlikely to prevail against B...
16:12, 2019-06-23

Students in Hong Kong Strike on First Day of Classes Tens of thousands of students in Hong Kong participated in a widespread strike by boycotting their first day of classes Monday. They joined hundreds ...
21:00, 2019-09-02

Hong Kong protests: 'We are fighting against a dictatorship' Sunday's anti-extradition bill protest drew record numbers. Talking to DW, one prominent opposition activist expressed hope that people would continu...
04:08, 2019-06-17

Opinion: Hong Kong unrest has no end in sight The Hong Kong government has put a controversial extradition law on ice. But the government's suspension will not solve the unrest, it only means a t...
16:20, 2019-06-15

Cyberattack hits app used by Hong Kong protesters A secure messaging app used by protesters to organize in Hong Kong was hit with a massive cyberattack, identifiable from offending IP addresses as co...
05:08, 2019-06-21

Hong Kong: 'For the protesters, this is a kind of endgame' The mayhem in the streets of Hong Kong has reached its universities. Political scientist Stephan Ortmann, who teaches at one of them, does not believ...
15:56, 2019-11-16

Hong Kong protesters march against 'totalitarianism' Hong Kongers have taken to the streets as part of a coordinated day of global protests aimed at casting a shadow over communist China's upcoming 70th...
13:00, 2019-09-29

Protesters in Hong Kong to take their message to U.S. consulate Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced concessions this week aimed at ending the protests, including formally scrapping a hugely unpopular extradition...
04:16, 2019-09-08

Natalie Christopher: Police launch search for missing British scientist who disappeared on morning run in Greece A major search operation has been launched in Greece after a British scientist failed to return from a morning run....
09:48, 2019-08-07

Opinion: China pulling the strings in Hong Kong The message of the mass protests in Hong Kong is clear: China's interference is not welcome. But city leaders aren't listening. The basic principle o...
20:08, 2019-06-16

Protesters urge discussion of Hong Kong issues at G-20 HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters In Hong Kong opposed to contentious extradition legislation are calling on leaders of the U.S., the European Union and ot...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Depth of Field: Hong Kong's Flash Mob for Democracy In photographer Philip Fong's image, you can almost feel the people of Hong Kong reaching for a future that belongs to them....
00:32, 2019-09-20

Hong Kong pro-democracy protests turn violent again Police fire teargas at protesters after they deface a Chinese flag, set fires and vandalise a stationProtesters in Hong Kong trampled a Chinese flag,...
15:32, 2019-09-22

UK to suspend crowd control supplies to Hong Kong LONDON (AP) — Britain’s foreign secretary says the country will refrain from issuing export licenses for crowd control equipment to Hong Kong u...
16:00, 2019-06-25

Hong Kong may suspend controversial extradition bill City leader Carrie Lam is scheduled to hold a press conference, with media reporting she will back down on the bill. The proposed law has triggered t...
08:44, 2019-06-15

Hong Kong protesters ask Angela Merkel for support Activist Joshua Wong urged German Chancellor Angela Merkel to use her upcoming trip to China to speak on behalf of the pro-democracy protesters. Wong...
04:52, 2019-09-04

The key ingredient in Hong Kong spaghetti is ketchup, and it’s brilliant Today I am going to suggest you cook a dish that puts ketchup on spaghetti. Your instincts might tell you to close this recipe’s tab immediately and ...
18:04, 2019-10-16

Ex-Philippine judge says she was held at Hong Kong airport MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A former Philippine Supreme Court justice who once accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity before ...
14:08, 2019-05-21

Hong Kong protesters apologize for disrupting lives HONG KONG (AP) — A small group of Hong Kong protesters have handed out flyers and bowed to passers-by to apologize for a demonstration that jammed th...
14:08, 2019-06-25

Hong Kong’s dilemma: fight or resist peacefully After 11 weeks of demonstrations, weary protesters fear only their ebbing stamina or Chinese troops will break the stalemateEllie Lau, a 21-year-old ...
10:08, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong looks to raise up to $1 billion in green bonds Hong Kong is looking to raise between $500 million and $1 billion in five-year green bonds as the former British colony looks to establish itself as ...
12:36, 2019-05-21

Hong Kong: Lam to withdraw extradition bill, say reports Embattled chief executive will reportedly make announcement on Wednesday after meeting alliesThe Hong Kong leader, Carrie Lam, is expected to formall...
10:20, 2019-09-04

Hong Kong critical to China but uncertainty reigns China doesn't need the former Crown colony quite as much as it did back in 1997 when it switched from British rule. But the Special Administrative Re...
14:04, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protesters ask for British help in pressuring China The Chinese-ruled territory has been rocked by weeks of sometimes violent pro-democracy protests, with demonstrators angry about what they see as cre...
05:16, 2019-09-15

How Hong Kong protests are inspiring movements worldwide From blocking airports to using encrypted messaging apps, the tactics used by anti-government demonstrators in Hong Kong have been increasingly adopt...
15:48, 2019-10-22

'I'll take the blow for them': the volunteers protecting Hong Kong protesters Informal group including social workers, pastors, lawyers and medics have banded together to support demonstratorsLast Saturday, as Hong Kong braced ...
13:16, 2019-09-13

Protesters gather again outside Hong Kong government offices HONG KONG (AP) — Several hundred mainly student protesters have begun gathering outside Hong Kong government offices after a deadline passed for meet...
04:52, 2019-06-21

No Hong Kong response as activists’ deadline passes HONG KONG (AP) — A deadline imposed by activist groups for Hong Kong’s government to meet demands including the scrapping of controversial extr...
12:00, 2019-06-20

Protesters in Hong Kong rally for Catalan independence Most banners called for Catalan freedom or denounced perceived police brutality in clashes with Hong Kong protesters over five months of unrest....
18:16, 2019-10-24

Hong Kong parking space sells for nearly $1 million Is there anything more boss than primo parking? At the Center, a 73-story Hong Kong skyscraper, a well-placed parking space reserved for executives a...
19:28, 2019-10-24

Joshua Wong: Hong Kong protests 'must continue' Campaigner Joshua Wong has used his trip to Germany to call for an end to police brutality and a broadening of democratic rights in Hong Kong. Talkin...
22:20, 2019-09-10

Fresh Hong Kong protests planned for Friday Calls for new demonstrations come as government fails to respond to a list of protester demandsHong Kong is braced for another round of demonstration...
15:44, 2019-06-20

Hong Kong protesters sing 'God Save the Queen' Pro-democracy protesters are demanding former colonial power Britain take a stronger stance against China to ensure Hong Kong's special rights. Demon...
10:12, 2019-09-15

What Hong Kong's Protestors Can Teach Us About the Future of Privacy Something odd happened in Hong Kong last week. Protestors against a controversial proposed extradition bill were afraid to use their metro cards. Ins...
18:52, 2019-06-21

China will not allow G20 to discuss Hong Kong, says foreign minister Foreign powers have no right to interfere in ‘internal affair’, says Zhang Jun, as Beijing also calls for trade compromise China has said it will not...
17:24, 2019-06-24

What to Know About Blizzard, Hong Kong and the Controversy Over Politics in Esports Though video game culture is seldom a quiet, peaceful place, the uproar over Blizzard Entertainment punishing a popular gamer for showing support for...
06:16, 2019-10-21

Hong Kong opposition movement largely without leaders HONG KONG (AP) — The largely youth-driven movement challenging Hong Kong’s government over an unpopular extradition bill is a coalition operati...
04:52, 2019-06-18

Hong Kong on alert for planned airport protests Hong Kong protesters have said they will disrupt transport to the city's airport following another night of demonstrations and clashes with police. C...
08:04, 2019-09-07

Hong Kong braces for latest in 14 weeks of demonstrations Hong Kong police were bracing for yet more transportation-crippling demonstrations on Saturday. The city’s Chek Lap Kok airport and its rail an...
13:00, 2019-09-07

China scapegoats US to set stage for Hong Kong crackdown China is accusing the United States of orchestrating the Hong Kong protests to set the stage for a military crackdown, a rhetorical tactic that harde...
05:52, 2019-08-15

Christian hymn becomes unlikely anthem of Hong Kong protests HONG KONG — The Christian hymn “Sing Hallelujah to the Lord” has emerged as the unlikely anthem of Hong Kong’s protests against an extradition bill t...
20:28, 2019-06-18

Fresh anti-government protests hit Hong Kong Some metro services and public facilities have been shuttered as an anti-government protest gets underway in Hong Kong. The march is taking place des...
09:20, 2019-10-20

Hong Kong protesters beg Trump to ‘liberate’ city ​Thousands of protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday chanted the US national anthem and called on President Trump to “liberate” the Chinese-ru...
17:04, 2019-09-08

More violence in Hong Kong as protesters defy marching ban Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters sang “God Save the Queen” and waved Union Jack flags outside the UK consulate in Hong Kong Sunday in...
19:20, 2019-09-15

Esports affected by Hong Kong-China opinions Not even the world of esports is immune from the effect of the Hong Kong-China protests. On October 8, a professional gamer was suspended and strippe...
05:20, 2019-10-25

Sieren’s China: A revolutionary spark in Hong Kong Clamping down hard on protests in Hong Kong will only help in the short term. Beijing has not yet understood that many young Hong Kong citizens are e...
22:36, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong court rejects bid to suspend mask ban A Hong Kong judge has rejected a bid from the city's pro-democracy legislators to suspend the government's ban on wearing face masks at protests. Fur...
09:04, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong lawyers protest proposed extradition law changes HONG KONG (AP) — Hundreds of legal professionals dressed in black have joined a silent march in Hong Kong to protest proposed amendments to an extrad...
18:08, 2019-06-06

Formula E 2019/20 calendar revised, with Hong Kong out Hong Kong has dropped off the final 2019/20 Formula E calendar, which features 12 cities holding 14 races - a record for the electric-powered single-...
22:40, 2019-10-04

'The last fight for Hong Kong': activists gear up over extradition law Fears controversial bill, which has its second reading next week, will allow China to target political enemies with impunityIt has been called “the n...
04:20, 2019-06-07

Anti-mask law: Hong Kong moving toward 'martial law' Hong Kong has passed a new regulation threatening punishment for any protesters caught wearing masks. Expert Willy Lam told DW that the move could ha...
13:20, 2019-10-04

Jean Chrétien hospitalized in Hong Kong as a precaution Former Canadian prime minister Jean Chrétien was admitted to a Hong Kong hospital as a preventive measure....
17:04, 2019-07-09

Hong Kong's Carrie Lam announces face mask ban Chief Executive Carrie Lam held a news conference amid reports the government would introduce an anti-mask law. Protesters took to the street to demo...
09:28, 2019-10-04

Hong Kong is a SAR of China — What that means and how it affects protests Protesters in Hong Kong believe the civil rights granted to the special administrative region are at stake....
19:52, 2019-07-09

The Latest: Protesters try to break into Hong Kong building HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on protests on the anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Combative protesters are...
09:00, 2019-07-01

The 2019 Hong Kong protests, explained in 30 seconds Chris McGrath/Getty Images Protests erupted in Hong Kong in June over a proposed extradition bill by which Hong Kong residents would be brought to ma...
17:12, 2019-10-12

Thousands on streets of Hong Kong rage against mask ban Peaceful protests in heavy rain descend into violence after police try to disperse crowdsThousands of people turned out in heavy rain across Hong Kon...
16:52, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong protesters defy the mask ban – in pictures Masked protesters streamed onto the streets of Hong Kong after the city’s embattled leader, Carrie Lam, employed colonial-era emergency powers to out...
04:24, 2019-10-07

UK travellers' phones could be checked at Hong Kong border Devices may be examined at crossings to mainland China, Foreign Office saysHong Kong latest: protesters join hands in 30-mile human chainBritish trav...
21:36, 2019-08-23

Carrie Lam: China intervention in Hong Kong can't be ruled out Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced on Tuesday that she won't rule out intervention from Beijing to deal with protesters in Hong Kong. She stressed...
07:36, 2019-10-08

The Right's Freakout Over the NBA Hong Kong Scandal Is Dripping With Hypocrisy The main basketball story in the world right now is that Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted his support of the ongoing protests in H...
21:28, 2019-10-07

'We must defend our city': A day in the life of a Hong Kong protester As demonstrations entered their 11th week, the Guardian shadowed a protester for the day at a major anti-government rally banned by the police It is ...
06:00, 2019-08-23

Hong Kong protesters in UK say they face pro-Beijing intimidation Police have had to intervene and separate groups at events in university citiesSupporters of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests say they are being in...
13:56, 2019-10-18

Hong Kong journalist hit by Molotov cocktail during protests A journalist covering demonstrations in Hong Kong was recovering Monday after being hit by a Molotov cocktail, which disturbing video shows left part...
16:36, 2019-10-07

Few convinced by Apple's case for Hong Kong app removal Apple's removal of an app used to track Hong Kong police leads to claims it was bowing to Beijing pressure....
04:20, 2019-10-11

China and the NBA are coming to blows over a pro-Hong Kong tweet. Here's why. Will Newton/Getty Images The NBA and China are locked in an escalating feud sparked by a tweet that voiced support for protests in Hong Kong. The feu...
08:16, 2019-10-11

Apple approves Hong Kong protest location app The firm had said the app, which shows protesters where the police are, "enabled illegal activity"....
15:24, 2019-10-07

UK summons Chinese ambassador over Hong Kong dispute Beijing has accused Britain of "basking in the faded glory of British colonialism." The United Kingdom says China is violating agreements made before...
20:52, 2019-07-03