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Hong Kong security law

Hong Kong opposition activist arrested for 'seditious words' before rally

The arrest of Tam Tak-chi came on the morning Hongkongers had been due to vote in a general election delayed because of the coronavirus

06 Sep 2020 12:51 PM

Taiwan to step up efforts to prevent Chinese spies settling

Taiwan has offered to welcome Hongkongers who wish to settle there after China's imposition of the controversial national security law

17 Aug 2020 12:22 PM

Hong Kong residents are mass buying Apple Daily newspaper to support free press

The public show of support came a day after police arrested HK's the pro-democracy newspaper’s founder, and raided its headquarters

12 Aug 2020 11:47 AM

US sanctions Hong Kong's pro-China leader, other officials

The officials are accused of cooperating with Beijing’s effort to undermine autonomy and crack down on freedom in Hong Kong

08 Aug 2020 10:12 AM

Hong Kong postpones elections by a year citing coronavirus

This comes as a huge blow to Hong Kong's democracy supporters as China welcomed the move as 'necessary, reasonable and legal'.

31 Jul 2020 7:04 PM


Hong Kong police help #HKIndependence trend on Twitter by accident

Hong Kong's Twitter warriors were quick to pounce, many of them mocking the city's police force for helping to make the phrase go viral

30 Jul 2020 1:50 PM

China says US blocking its development, summons ambassador in Beijing

China accuses that US president Donald Trump's recent Hong Kong Autonomy Act is an attempt to curb its developments

16 Jul 2020 10:25 AM

China vows retaliation after Trump ends preferential status for Hong Kong

'Hong Kong affairs are purely China’s internal affairs and no foreign country has the right to interfere,' China's foreign ministry said

15 Jul 2020 12:35 PM

Young activists, localists top Hong Kong's unofficial pro-democracy polls

Leader Carrie Lam warned that the election could be considered subverting state power under the city’s new national security law

15 Jul 2020 11:41 AM

Hong Kongers pour in to vote in unofficial election held by pro-democracy camp

The pro-democracy elections were held despite government warnings that it may be in breach of new security law imposed by China

12 Jul 2020 2:07 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

Merkel urges EU unity on China

'Only together the 27 EU member countries have enough weight to achieve ambitious deals with China,' the German Chancellor said

03 Jul 2020 2:36 PM