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Thousands in pro-police rally as Hong Kong braces for another mass protest

Jul 20 2019

HONG KONG Tens of thousands gathered in Hong Kong on Saturday to voice support for the police and call for an end to violence, after a wave of protests against an extradition bill triggered clashes between police and activists and plunged the city into crisis. | Video

Hong Kong leader says protesters in latest clashes can be called 'rioters'

Jul 15 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Monday protesters who clashed with police on the weekend were rioters, a legally loaded term in the city, and she supported the police in upholding the law and seeking perpetrators. | Video

Hong Kong protesters, police clash as demonstrations target Chinese traders

Jul 13 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong protesters clashed with police on Saturday in a town near the boundary with mainland China where thousands rallied against the presence of Chinese traders, seizing on another grievance following major unrest over an extradition bill. | Video

Activists lay flowers at memorial for Hong Kong protester

Jul 12 2019

HONG KONG Thousands of people in Hong Kong laid sunflowers and white lilies at a memorial site on Thursday for a man who fell to his death during protests against an extradition bill that has plunged the former British colony into turmoil. | Video

Activists lay flowers at memorial for Hong Kong protester

Jul 12 2019

HONG KONG Thousands of people in Hong Kong laid sunflowers and white lilies at a memorial site on Thursday for a man who fell to his death during protests against an extradition bill that has plunged the former British colony into turmoil. | Video

Hong Kong mothers march in support of anti-extradition students

Jul 05 2019

HONG KONG Thousands of mothers marched in Hong Kong on Friday in support of students who have taken to the streets in recent weeks to protest against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial.

Hong Kong protests and China's tightening grip rattle business community

Jul 03 2019

HONG KONG Chaotic scenes of protesters rampaging through Hong Kong's legislature, trashing furniture and daubing graffiti over walls have sent jitters through the business community, which worries about the impact on the city's status as a financial hub.

Hong Kong protests, Beijing's tightening grip rattle business community

Jul 03 2019

HONG KONG, July 3 Chaotic scenes of protesters rampaging through Hong Kong's legislature, trashing furniture and daubing graffiti over walls have sent jitters through the business community, which worries about the impact on the city's status as a financial hub.

In Hong Kong, science of crowd counting comes into focus

Jun 20 2019

SINGAPORE When Hong Kong residents took to the streets to protest a controversial extradition law on consecutive weekends this month, observers on all sides agreed the crowds were huge.

In Hong Kong, science of crowd counting comes into focus

Jun 20 2019

SINGAPORE When Hong Kong residents took to the streets to protest a controversial extradition law on consecutive weekends this month, observers on all sides agreed the crowds were huge.

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