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Detained protesters lay on the floor after they tried to leave Hong Kong...

Besieged Hong Kong campus protesters seek escape routes

Anti-government protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university searched for escape routes on Tuesday after more than two days of clashes with police, dramatic breakouts by rope and motorcycle and more than 1,000 arrests in 24 hours.

Protesters wait to receive medical attention after leaving the Hong Kong...

Explainer: Beijing hints at looming pressure on Hong Kong courts

Hong Kong lawyers and scholars keen to safeguard the territory's vaunted legal independence were alarmed on Tuesday by a statement from a Chinese parliamentary body questioning a Hong Kong court's decision to overturn a ban on face masks imposed to quell months of violent protests.

Protesters leave the Hong Kong Polytechnic University campus to surrender...

U.N. decries Hong Kong protesters' violence, calls for calm

The U.N. human rights office said on Tuesday that some Hong Kong demonstrators' resorting to extreme violence, including against police, was "deeply regrettable and cannot be condoned" and voiced concern that the situation could deteriorate further.

Protests at the Central District in Hong Kong

Breakingviews - Hong Kong becomes potent piece in trade-war games

When it comes to trade-war talks, Hong Kong has become more than a pawn. The latest developments after more than five months of unrest have attracted increased international attention. U.S. lawmakers are making a show of their support for protesters and ratcheting up pressure on President Donald Trump to the same. That might endanger all-important negotiations with his counterpart, Xi Jinping.