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HK protesters threaten to occupy buildings

HK protesters threaten to occupy buildings

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 10:10 AM

Raising the stakes in their standoff with the authorities, Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters threatened to occupy key government buildings unless the [...]
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US student rallies to support HK protesters

US student rallies to support HK protesters

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 10:09 AM

Students bearing umbrellas as a sign of solidarity gathered at rallies in several US cities on Wednesday to show support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong. [...]
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US, China Air Differences Over HK Protests

US, China Air Differences Over HK Protests

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 10:02 AM

Top US and Chinese officials publicly aired differences Wednesday over the protests in Hong Kong, where students want democratic changes to the electoral system. [...]
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Thousands rally in Taiwan to support HK protesters

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thousands of slogan-chanting Taiwan residents rallied late Wednesday (October 1) to support the growing pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong, with one saying the city [...]
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China issues warning over HK ‘illegal’ protests

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

China’s Foreign minister Wang Yi has warned against “illegal” protests in Hong Kong, amid major pro-democracy rallies in the territory. Wang, in Washington, [...]
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Filipinos express support for HK protest

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | BND | 6:00 AM

Filipinos opposed to Chinese claims in the South China Sea expressed support Thursday for the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong, saying Beijing should not use force to stop [...]
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HK’s protest leaders: Faces of the ‘umbrella revolution’

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

From a 17-year-old student firebrand to academics, lawyers, bankers and a Baptist minister, the most prominent leaders of the pro-democracy protests sweeping Hong Kong span a [...]
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Taiwan Declares Support For HK’s Pro-Democracy Protests

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

Taiwan, an island that China’s ruling Communist Party has long sought to bring into its fold under the same “one country, two systems” arrangement it has [...]
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China warns of chaos if HK protests persist

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China’s ruling party mouthpiece warned of “chaos” and expressed strong support for Hong Kong’s embattled leader in his face-off with pro-democracy [...]
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China visit shows strains with US over HK

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A visit by China’s top diplomat intended to show growing US-China cooperation has instead highlighted political differences between the two world powers as Washington [...]
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Is China willing to sacrifice HK’s booming economy?

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CBC | 6:00 AM

Would China be willing to kill the golden goose that is Hong Kong just to crush democracy? For now, the demonstrators have been given a reprieve, as the authorities try to [...]
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HK leader plays waiting game, protesters demand he resigns

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s leader is willing to let pro-democracy demonstrations blocking large areas of the city go on for weeks if necessary, a source close to him said, while [...]
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HK government’s Strategy on Protesters: Wait Them Out

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Crowds of pro-democracy protesters thinned noticeably by Thursday morning after the Hong Kong government adopted a more conciliatory stance of trying to wait out the [...]
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About 400 turn up for candlelight vigil in support of HK protests

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Roughly 400 people, a mix of Singaporeans and Hong Kongers, turned up at Hong Lim Park on Wednesday evening for a candlelight vigil in solidarity with the students involved [...]
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US, China Air Differences Over HK Protests

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Top US and Chinese officials publicly aired differences Wednesday over the protests in Hong Kong, where students want democratic changes to the electoral system. [...]
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