Category: Hong Kong Update

Exclusive: Support for Hong Kong protesters’ demands rises even as coronavirus halts rallies: poll

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-protests-poll/exclusive-support-for-hong-kong-protesters-demands-rises-even-as-coronavirus-halts-rallies-poll-idUSKBN21E11L Hong Kong: Dubious Arrest of Pro-Democracy Politician Vendetta Feared Against 2019 Protest Movement https://www.hrw.org/news/2020/03/27/hong-kong-dubious-arrest-pro-democracy-politician

Hong Kong district councillor arrested for ‘seditious intention’

https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-hongkong-protests-councillor/hong-kong-district-councillor-arrested-for-seditious-intention-idUKKBN21D13G Hong Kong politician arrested for ‘sedition’ over Facebook post https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/east-asia/hong-kong-politician-arrested-for-sedition-over-facebook-post Hong Kong Police Arrest Opposition Politician Under Colonial-Era Law Police say Cheng Lai-king, a member of the Democratic Party, was arrested […]

China’s Expulsion of American Journalists Raises Red Flags Over Hong Kong Beijing bars expelled journalists from working in Hong Kong, encroaching on the financial hub’s right to control its own immigration policy

https://www.wsj.com/articles/chinas-expulsion-of-american-journalists-raises-red-flags-over-hong-kong-11584536325 Hong Kong’s last Governor Chris Patten together with Hong Kong Watch’s Patrons Write to the Foreign Secretary to Demand Urgent Response to Expulsion of US media from China and Hong Kong […]