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Five things to know about HK’s masked mob

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Shadowy group wielding rudimentary weapons injures dozens in Hong Kong as protests continue to rock the city. A mob of thugs dressed in white shirts wielding sticks and metal [...]
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Democrat Eddie Chu calls for investigation into pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho’s alleged role in Yuen Long mob attacks

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Hongkongfp | 6:02 AM

Pro-democracy lawmaker Eddie Chu has said that pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho’s alleged role in the violent mob attacks in Yuen Long on Sunday should be investigated. [...]
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Extradition bill protesters cause rush hour chaos in HK as they block main MTR rail line in city

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Rush hour train services were disrupted and delayed in Hong Kong on Wednesday morning after anti-government protesters launched another campaign against rail operator MTR [...]
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HK artistes’ concern over recent violence at Yuen Long MRT station

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The unrest in the city state of Hong Kong, which began after the now-suspended extradition bill, have gotten artistes concerned. Sin Chew Daily reported that artistes with [...]
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HK protest organiser worried about risk of further violence, as pro-Beijing lawmaker warns rival in angry Facebook post

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The organiser of Saturday’s planned protest in a tense northern Hong Kong town has admitted he is worried about potential clashes between protesters and gangsters, [...]
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Taiwan calls for Democracy in HK as anti China forces on both islands face down Beijing

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | NewsWeek | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s foreign minister has come out in support of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong as unrest in the territory continues following weekend protests marred by [...]
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HK protesters pledge to stand up to thugs after attack

HK protesters pledge to stand up to thugs after attack

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Anger growing against police and authorities after masked men left 45 people in hospital Protesters in Hong Kong have pledged to stand up to thugs who attacked demonstrators [...]
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HK anti-government protesters are warned of risk of further violence in demonstration this weekend at site of mob attacks

HK anti-government protesters are warned of risk of further violence in demonstration this weekend at site of mob attacks

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Anti-government protesters planning a mass rally in Hong Kong’s northern town of Yuen Long this weekend to condemn last Sunday’s vicious attacks on train [...]
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‘We saved ourselves’: HK train attack victims describe 30-minute ordeal

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

Victims describe ‘smell of blood’ in train carriages as China blames ‘black hands’ of US for unrest Victims of an attack by masked men in a Hong Kong [...]
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China says army can help maintain order in HK if requested

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Chinese troops stationed in Hong Kong can intervene to maintain public order if necessary, said China’s Defence Ministry on Wednesday (July 24). Ministry spokesperson [...]
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HK protests: China blames ‘black hands’ of US for unrest

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

Victims of an attack by masked men in a Hong Kong train station on Sunday have accused police of not responding to their calls for help, saying: “We saved [...]
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Taiwan calls for ‘genuine’ elections in HK, irking Beijing

24-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s foreign minister on Monday called for “genuine” democratic elections to be held in Hong Kong after the city was rocked by fresh political violence, [...]
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Mainland Chinese sentiment on protests ‘may spur tougher line on HK’ following violence in wake of extradition bill controversy

24-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

News of Sunday night’s brutal attacks on protesters and journalists in suburban Hong Kong has been censored on the mainland, but vandalism at Beijing’s liaison [...]
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HK’s inflation rate hits fastest growth rate since 2016, thanks to surging pork prices driven by African swine fever outbreak in mainland China

24-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s inflation increased in June at the fastest monthly rate in almost three years, driven mainly by the surge in pork prices caused by the African swine fever [...]
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Trump praises China response to HK protests

24-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

US President Donald Trump on Monday praised Beijing’s handling of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, a day after suspected triad gangsters attacked demonstrators in a [...]
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