Hong Kong Update

Why coronavirus hasn’t stopped Hong Kong’s protest movement

Governments are seizing the opportunity to grab power amid the crisis. Hong Kong offers a model for resistance.


@HongKongPLG made submissions to the Australian Parliament, urging adoption of a ‘Magnitsky’ sanctions regime. This would improve Australia’s commitment to defending human rights, and be in line with other democratic nations worldwide.


Hong Kong’s 2019 protest movement explained

Protests erupted in June 2019 across Hong Kong over a now-axed extradition bill. They escalated into sometimes violent displays of dissent against police behaviour, amid calls for democracy and anger over Beijing’s encroachment.

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