Category: Hong Kong Update

The battle for Hong Kong

With unique access inside the battle for Hong Kong, FRONTLINE follows five protesters through the most intense clashes over several months of pro-democracy protests. The film examines their struggle against what they say is growing influence from the […]

Bookseller Gui Minhai jailed for 10 years in China for ‘illegally providing intelligence’ to overseas parties

http://ppdcecc.gov/QueryResultsDetail.aspx?PrisonerNum=11244 Hong Kong bookseller Gui Minhai jailed for 10 years in China Chinese court jails Hong Kong bookseller for 10 years, Sweden objects https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-sweden-bookseller/chinese-court-sentences-hong-kong-bookseller-to-10-years-in-jail-idUSKCN20J08H EU critical of China on Swedish dissident publisher […]

Rubio Co-leads Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers to Nominate Hong Kong’s Pro-democracy Movement for the Nobel Peace Prize

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There’s a bigger and more insidious threat to Hong Kong than the PLA

https://www.smh.com.au/world/asia/there-s-a-bigger-and-more-insidious-threat-to-hong-kong-than-the-pla-20191231-p53nun.html?fbclid=IwAR3XVPWivSkt1P5MNxOMKj_UcGW55H00_t6vc-ldNcV3DkJbHk4mo4wEMUA Hong Kong, key battleground, within the claw of Beijing “Carrie Lam has no place in Heaven,” says Taiwanese Pastor who helps Hong Kong’s political refugees and sends humanitarian aid to the […]

Student shot by police: Bullets can kill, but ideas are bulletproof

https://www.thestandnews.com/politics/student-shot-by-police-bullets-can-kill-but-ideas-are-bulletproof/?fbclid=IwAR27ZyhRW_wBSc4jyQqw-98R-zTTw_oaJG35xXncde5nM_PLbOVrXfP6IOg Authorities in Hong Kong seized nearly 4,000 cell phones from protesters, and activists are concerned that police are reading their messages and installing spyware https://www.businessinsider.com/hong-kong-police-seize-cell-phones-protesters-sparking-privacy-concerns-2020-1?IR=T ‘Inside the big cage’: Hong Kong […]