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China threatens 'forceful counter-attack' after Britain suspends Hong Kong

UK had suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong and blocked arms sales to its former territory after China imposed security law

21 Jul 2020 5:50 PM

China rebukes Canada over criticism of Hong Kong security law

Canadian PM Trudeau on Friday announced that Canada was suspending its extradition treaty with Hong Kong due to the law

05 Jul 2020 11:09 AM

Hong Kong unions, students fail to get support for strikes against security law

Anti-government demonstrations have lost momentum due to higher risk of arrest and failing to get approval for crowd gathering due to corona

21 Jun 2020 12:03 PM

Candles to light up Hong Kong on fraught Tiananmen anniversary

The anniversary strikes a sensitive nerve this year as Beijing moves to impose national security law that could crush freedoms in Hong Kong

04 Jun 2020 9:46 AM

UK to change immigration rules if China imposes security law on Hong Kong

About 350,000 Hong Kongers currently hold British National Overseas passports and another 2.5 million would be eligible to apply for them

03 Jun 2020 1:13 PM

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Tensions simmer in Hong Kong as controversial anthem law back up for debate

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam accuse foreign governments on Tuesday of 'double standards' in their reaction to Beijing’s plans

03 Jun 2020 10:37 AM

China refuses UN Security Council meeting on Hong Kong issue

The Beijing legislature is expected on Thursday to move forward on the law, bypassing Hong Kong's own lawmaking body

28 May 2020 10:43 AM

Hong Kong security chief warns of growing 'terrorism'

More than 180 people were arrested on Sunday as authorities fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse pro-democracy protesters

25 May 2020 11:15 AM

Hong Kong police fire volleys of tear gas at protesters

Hundreds took to the streets on Sunday to march against China’s proposed tough national security legislation for the city

24 May 2020 12:03 PM

Leaders around the world issue joint statement against China’s new Hong Kong laws

186 law and policy leaders said the laws are a “flagrant breach” of Sino-British Joint Declaration that returned Hong Kong to China in 1997

24 May 2020 11:52 AM

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Hong Kong witnesses more protests over Chinese security law

The newly imposed national security laws could provide a litmus test of public opposition to China’s tightening grip over the financial hub

24 May 2020 11:31 AM

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