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HK protesters vow to keep fighting extradition law

HK protesters vow to keep fighting extradition law

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Following a day of sit-ins, tear gas and clashes with police, Hong Kong students and civil rights activists vowed Wednesday to keep protesting a proposed extradition bill [...]
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HK shuts government offices, security tight after violent protests

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Scuffles broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Thursday as hundreds of people remained on the streets to protest a planned extradition law with mainland [...]
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Chinese ambassador to Britain rejects claims of central government hand in HK extradition bill

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

China’s ambassador to Britain has become the first Chinese official to publicly dismiss suggestions that Beijing was behind controversial changes to Hong Kong’s [...]
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HK protesters plan weekend rally after violent clashes

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong protest leaders announced plans for another mass rally on Sunday, escalating their campaign against a China extradition bill a day after police cleared them from [...]
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HK authorities shut government offices due to protests

HK authorities shut government offices due to protests

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong authorities were shutting government offices in the city’s financial district for the rest of the week after a day of violence over an extradition bill that [...]
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Does the extradition law really spell the death of HK? Some businesses say yes

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong is a city built for business. Seized by the British after the first Opium War ended in 1842 and used as a base for trade in drugs and other products, in the late [...]
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Explainer: Why proposed changes to HK’s extradition law are fuelling protests

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s government has indefinitely delayed the second round of debate on an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial for the [...]
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The Guardian view on HK’s extradition protests: an essential stand

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of thousands have rallied against legal changes that imperil the region’s freedoms. They deserve support, even if China’s leaders are unlikely to shift [...]
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HK football fans boo China anthem as protests swell

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong football fans booed the Chinese national anthem and held signs opposing government plans to allow extraditions to the mainland at a home match against Taiwan on [...]
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HK shops, workers in rare strike to ‘defend freedom’

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong retailer Alan Li shut up shop on Wednesday, joining about 100 businesses and numerous workers in a rare strike to protest against an extradition bill that many fear [...]
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Hundreds gather near HK Legco a day before second reading of extradition bill, as tensions with police rise

Hundreds gather near HK Legco a day before second reading of extradition bill, as tensions with police rise

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Two days after clashes between protesters and police outside the Hong Kong government’s headquarters, hundreds have returned to the same grounds in opposition against [...]
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HK braces for more protests over proposed extradition law

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | NCB News | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong was hit with more demonstrations and strikes on Wednesday over plans for a law that would allow extraditions to mainland China. The protests, which came three days [...]
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HK extradition bill: education boss Christine Choi condemns teachers and students for plotting classroom boycotts

HK extradition bill: education boss Christine Choi condemns teachers and students for plotting classroom boycotts

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s education authority has hit out at teachers and students for planning to strike against the government’s controversial extradition proposal. [...]
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HK extradition bill: thousands of protesters block city streets and prepare for worst as riot police gather nearby

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Thousands of protesters angry at the Hong Kong government’s contentious extradition bill have blocked streets around the Legislative Council complex on Wednesday, [...]
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HK protesters begin night vigil as extradition anger mounts

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tensions rose in Hong Kong late Tuesday as hundreds of protesters began a nighttime vigil outside the city’s parliament, just hours before lawmakers debate a divisive [...]
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