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# Hong Kong Protest

The 2019–20 Hong Kong protests, also known as Anti-Extradition Law Amendment Bill Movement, were triggered by the introduction of the Fugitive Offenders amendment bill by the Hong Kong government. Check out this section for curated News, Articles & Videos about 'Hong Kong Protest', reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

The 2019–20 Hong Kong protests, also known as Anti-Extradition Law Amendment Bill Movement, were triggered by the introduction of the Fugitive Offenders amendment bill by the Hong Kong government. Check out this section for curated News, Articles & Videos about 'Hong Kong Protest', reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

Hong Kong protester jailed for throwing eggs as city's judicia...

A 31-year-old man has been jailed for 21 months for throwing eggs at a police station, the latest tough sentence handed down by a Hong Kong court as the authorities move to clamp down on political dissent in the Chinese territory.


Hong Kong’s top two universities slip down Asia rankings for s...

Two of the oldest universities of Hong Kong have slipped down a league table for Asia institutions for the second year in a row, but researchers said there was little connection to last year’s civil unrest in the city.The University of Hong Kong (...


‘China’s Rebel City’: watch part four of SCMP’s unflinching Ho...

The South China Morning Post has released the fourth and final instalment of China’s Rebel City, its showpiece documentary on the Hong Kong protests.Part four wraps up an hour-long audiovisual account of the social and political upheaval that rock...


Hong Kong protests – China's Rebel City: Part 4 – Protests Muz...

Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The coronavirus pandemic brings a halt to most anti-government protests, and Beijing is determined not to allow a repeat of the past year’s chaos. It imposes a far-r...


Hong Kong protesters ‘unintentionally’ delayed firefighters’ a...

A firefighter who administered first aid to a severely injured student near a demonstration in Hong Kong last year told an inquest on Tuesday that anti-government protesters had “unintentionally” delayed his arrival by blocking a road leading to t...


Hong Kong protests: deployment of ‘nuclear power’ emergency la...

Former Hong Kong lawmakers have launched their final appeal against the government’s use of a colonial-era law to impose a blanket ban on wearing masks during protests last year, likening its deployment to “a nuclear missile launcher”.Their lawyer...


Three Hong Kong pro-democracy activists face jail after admitt...

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Three Hong Kong pro democracy activists have been detained after pleading guilty to charges relating to anti-government protests. Joshua Wong, Agnes Chow and Ivan Lam have admitted to inciting people to join an illegal gathering in June 2019, wher...


‘China’s Rebel City’: watch the third instalment of SCMP’s unf...

The South China Morning Post has released the third instalment of China’s Rebel City, its gritty new documentary on the Hong Kong protests. The full, four-part series is an hour-long audiovisual account and analysis of the social and political up...


Hong Kong protests – China's Rebel City: Part 3 – Hong Kong on...

Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube A teenage boy is shot by police on China's National Day, as clashes intensify between hardcore Hong Kong protesters and police. The government gives in to a key prot...


Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong facing prison after guilty plea...

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong has been remanded in custody after pleading guilty to charges related to a protest outside police headquarters last year, during months of unrest over a proposed extradition bill with China.


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Joshua Wong and fellow activists plead guilty in Hong Kong pro...

Mr Wong and two fellow activists are now facing jail for taking part in last year's protests.


Hong Kong’s Joshua Wong to plead guilty to protest charges

Charges are related to a demonstration outside police headquarters last year.


Hong Kong opposition pair Joshua Wong and Ivan Lam to plead gu...

Hong Kong’s opposition activists Joshua Wong Chi-fung and Ivan Lam Long-yin are to plead guilty over their roles in besieging the police headquarters for 15 hours during an unauthorised demonstration during last year’s anti-government protests.Ahe...


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Families of detained Hong Kong dozen protest on island near Ch...

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HONG KONG: Relatives and supporters of 12 Hong Kong residents, detained in China after trying to flee the city by speedboat, protested on Saturday (Nov 21) on an island near the Chinese prison where they have been held virtually incommunicado for ...


Hong Kong protests: police to appeal against court ruling on f...

Hong Kong police will appeal against a recent court ruling that found officers’ failure to display identification during last year’s anti-government protests violated the city’s Bill of Rights.Commissioner of Police Chris Tang Ping-keung also conf...


Hong Kong radio host ‘Giggs’ arrested under national security ...

An online radio host linked to a funding campaign for young protesters to leave Hong Kong and study in Taiwan was arrested on Saturday morning under the national security law and on suspicion of money laundering.Wan Yiu-sing, widely know as “Giggs...


Hong Kong’s national security police gather evidence at univer...

About a dozen officers from the police national security unit spent three hours gathering evidence at the Chinese University of Hong Kong on Friday as part of an investigation into a student protest on campus that featured separatist slogans and b...