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“We Are Extremely Angry": Thousands Of Protesters Block Hong Kong Roads In Protest Against China Extradition Bill

“We Are Extremely Angry": Thousands Of Protesters Block Hong Kong Roads In Protest Against China Extradition Bill.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 12th, 2019

China Rejected Secret Hong Kong Proposal To Appease Protesters

Beijing's role in directing the Hong Kong government throughout the extradition bill protests has been wide.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 30th, 2019

As Hong Kong protests quiet down, what"s next?

All but a handful of protesters in Hong Kong have gone home, but the crisis that brought hundreds of thousands into the streets to oppose an extradition bill is far from over......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 19th, 2019

Explainer: Why proposed changes to Hong Kong"s extradition law are fueling protests

Hong Kong's government has indefinitely delayed the second round of debate on an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial for the first time, after chaotic protests by tens of thousands of people......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Fewer People In Hong Kong Tend To Identify As Chinese

Hong Kong has been embroiled in mass protests for weeks after the local government attempted to push through a bill allowing extradition to mainland China. In the years since the handover, Beijing has been respectful of Hong Kong's economic power .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 4th, 2019

Hong Kong’s Lam to withdraw extradition bill that triggered protests, report says

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam is set to formally withdraw the extradition bill that has sparked the nearly three-month old protests, the South China Morning Post reported, citing unnamed sources......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2019

Hong Kong protesters, police clash as demonstrations target Chinese traders

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. Pascale Davies reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 13th, 2019

Hong Kong Leader Carrie Lam Says Extradition Bill Is "Dead" After Protests

In an unexpected, if not outright bizarre concession by Beijing to protesters, on Tuesday morning Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam ga.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 9th, 2019

Why Hong Kong Is Protesting (and May Do So Again)

As China seeks to assert greater control over Hong Kong, the city regularly displays its penchant for protest. Recent demonstrations forced the local government to suspend consideration of a bill that would have allowed extraditions to the mainland.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 1st, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Hong Kong drops extradition bill that sparked mass protests

The bill would have allowed for the transfer of criminal suspects to China, which has a more opaque judicial system......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 15th, 2019

Why proposed changes to Hong Kong"s extradition law fueled protests

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has delayed indefinitely a proposed law that would allow extraditions to mainland China, in a dramatic retreat after widespread anger over the bill sparked the biggest street protests in three decades......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 15th, 2019

A "Win" For Hong Kong"s Protesters? City Council Weighs "Pause" On Controversial Extradition Bill

Are Hong .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 14th, 2019

Trump confident Hong Kong and China will "work things out" after protests

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was sure China and Hong Kong would be able to "work things out" after mass protests in the city against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Trump says he is sure Hong Kong and China "will be able to work it out"

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was sure China and Hong Kong would be able to "work things out" after mass protests in the city against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Trump says he is sure Hong Kong, China will be able to work things out

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he is sure China and Hong Kong will be able to work things out after mass protests against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial descended into chaos......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Hong Kong shops, workers in rare strike to "defend freedom"

Hong Kong retailer Alan Li shut up shop on Wednesday, joining about 100 businesses and numerous workers in a rare strike to protest against an extradition bill that many fear will undermine freedom and confidence in the commercial hub......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets as extradition bill protests turn to chaos

Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at demonstrators who threw plastic bottles on Wednesday as protests against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial descended into violent chaos......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Hong Kong Pushes Forward On China-Backed Extradition Bill Despite Massive Protests

The lead.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 10th, 2019

"Last Fight For Hong Kong": Over 1 Million March In Protests Against China Extradition Bill

Over 1 million Hong-kongers (according to the organiz.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 9th, 2019

Why Hong Kong’s Still Protesting and Where It May Go

What began as a series of marches in Hong Kong against proposed legislation to allow extraditions to mainland China has grown into a broader challenge to Beijing’s grip on the city. The local government suspended the bill in June and declared it “dea.....»»

Category: topSource: washpost10 hr. 50 min. ago

Stocks close higher as Hong Kong political tension eases

Stocks ended higher Wednesday as tensions in Hong Kong between the government and protesters eased after the withdrawal of a controversial bill......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 4th, 2019