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Hong Kong: Despite violent protests and agitations, Chinese authorities have opened a new agency in Hong Kong city which will be engaged in monitoring the implementation of the newly enacted law on national security in the special administrative region, media reports said. more
Hong Kong: Libraries now pull out books by pro-democracy activists for review

Hong Kong: In what seems to be yet another attempt by Beijing to muzzle democratic voices, Hong Kong libraries have taken at least nine titles written by localist or democracy advocates o ...

As China imposes national security law on Hong Kong, pro-democracy group Demosisto announces it will disband

As China imposes law on national security in Hong Kong, city's pro-democracy group Demosisto has announced it will disband, media reports said.

Female minor student protester accuses Hong Kong Police officer of sexual assault

Hong Kong: A minor girl in Hong Kong has claimed that one police officer sexually assaulted her during her arrest at a protest in the city last September, media reports said.

Hong Kong: Draft law on national security must comply with rights obligations

New York : The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights said on Friday that her office was closely following developments as China’s top legislative body, the National People’s C ...

Hong Kongers confronting 'largest, retiring regime', says activist Joshua Wong

Hong Kong: At a time when China decided to  impose the new national security law on Hong Kong, pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong said the people of the city are standing against the ...

Amid COVID-19 scare, Chinese police clash with protesters in Hong Kong

Beijing/Hong Kong: China seems to be using their trick of moving into Hong Kong even as the world is busy combating COVID-19.

Hong Kong police fire tear gas at protesters commemorating fellow demonstrator - Reports

Moscow/Sputnik/UNI: The Hong Kong police used tear gas to disperse protesters who took to the streets to honor the memory of a student who had died during the unrest, media reported on Fr ...

Hong Kong police deploy tear gas, water cannons to disperse protesters - Reports

Moscow/Sputnik/UNI: Hong Kong police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse an unauthorized rally in the Causeway Bay area of the city, media reported on Saturday.

US House passes several measures in support of Hong Kong protesters

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) The US House of Representatives has passed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act that stipulates annual State Department reviews of the autonomy of Hong Kong, ...