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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

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

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

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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

In "Stunning Reversal", Hong Kong Indefinitely Suspends Extradition Bill

In what appears to be a "stunning" and "unprecedented" v.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 15th, 2019

Hong Kong"s status as a global financial hub is under threat

A proposed extradition bill is raising fears that Beijing will encroach on Hong Kong’s legal independence. Can the city remain an attractive financial hub for international companies? Photo composite: Sharon Shi.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 14th, 2019

How Trump Could Suddenly Amplify Hong Kong Protests

Protesters in gas masks flooding the streets of Hong Kong might hope U.S. President Donald Trump ratchets up pressure against the former British colony’s China-backed leadership. Trump has the unilateral power to rescind Hong Kong’s status as a.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 13th, 2019

Telegram hit by massive Chinese cyberattack during Hong Kong protests

The app, which says it has 200 million users worldwide, has been widely used in Hong Kong to coordinate demonstrations against a controversial extradition bill......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 13th, 2019

Asian shares fall on jitters over Hong Kong protests

Asian stocks were mostly lower on Thursday as activists in Hong Kong vowed to keep protesting an extradition bill they fear would whittle the Chinese territory's legal autonomy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 13th, 2019

Everything You Need to Know About the Extradition Bill Rocking Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s government is attempting to pass .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 12th, 2019

China reiterates support for Hong Kong government on extradition law

China's central government firmly supports the Hong Kong government in passing an extradition law allowing people to be sent to mainland China for trial, the foreign ministry reiterated on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Heated Hong Kong protests dent stocks, spike cash demand

Hong Kong's financial markets came under pressure on Wednesday, with stocks falling and demand for cash surging, as protesters clashed with police during a mass demonstration against legislation that would allow citizens to be extradited to China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Britain calls on Hong Kong to pause extradition bill, maintain rights

Britain urged the Hong Kong government to "pause and reflect" on an extradition bill that has sparked widespread protests, and said the former British colony must take steps to protect its rights, freedoms and high degree of autonomy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019