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Flowers pile up for dead HK protester

17-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 12:41 PM

Bouquets of white flowers, written tributes and origami cranes piled up Sunday outside a high-end Hong Kong shopping mall, where a young man plunged to his death protesting [...]
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The Latest: HK police say want to clear protesters

17-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 12:40 PM

The Latest on protests in Hong Kong against an extradition bill (all times local): 7 a.m. Hong Kong police say they want to clear the streets of protesters Monday morning. [...]
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Flowers and tears for ‘first martyr’ of HK protests

Flowers and tears for ‘first martyr’ of HK protests

17-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 12:38 PM

Many among the vast crowds that marched through Hong Kong on Sunday carried white flowers tributes to an anonymous man who had fallen to his death the previous evening after [...]
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Mothers stage sit-in in HK park calling on government to withdraw extradition bill and for Chief Executive Carrie Lam to step down

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

At least 6,000 people, mostly mothers, according to organisers, staged a sit-in at a public park in the heart of Hong Kong’s business district on Friday night against [...]
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The US must stand with the people of HK

The US must stand with the people of HK

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

As the United States engages in an increasingly heated debate over policy towards China the fight against Huawei, the trade war, talk of a new cold war the protests in Hong [...]
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HK leader suspends controversial extradition bill after protests

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

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Saturday indefinitely delayed a proposed law that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China, in a dramatic retreat after anger over the [...]
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HK leader Carrie Lam suspends controversial China extradition bill after mass protests and violence

17-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam has announced the postponement of a proposed law on extradition to mainland China that sparked widespread anger and protests. The [...]
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Carrie Lam: HK’s divisive, pro-Beijing leader

Carrie Lam: HK’s divisive, pro-Beijing leader

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

Carrie Lam vowed to heal divisions and listen to the city’s youth when she became Hong Kong’s leader, promises that lie in tatters after tear gas and pepper spray [...]
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HK tycoons start moving assets to Singapore as fears rise over new extradition law

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

Some Hong Kong tycoons have started moving personal wealth offshore as concern deepens over a local government plan to allow extraditions of suspects to face trial in China [...]
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AP PHOTOS: Umbrellas, a HK protest symbol, broken

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

Amid the detritus from protests that turned violent in Hong Kong this week was umbrellas. Blue, black and clear, half-open, partly broken, some reduced to bent metal frames. [...]
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Policeman opens fire on HK driver as he ‘tries to mow him down’

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

A policeman opened fire on a driver who was trying to mow him down in northern Hong Kong during the early hours of Saturday, the force has said. By the afternoon, the man [...]
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Government may pause HK extradition bill in face of more mass protests

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

Hong Kong’s embattled government was working to defuse the crisis over its controversial extradition bill with a possible pause for further discussion, sources told the [...]
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Calls mount for compromise over unpopular HK bill

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

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam faced calls from both outside and within her government to delay extradition legislation that has spurred massive protests. Some members [...]
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HK leader suspends extradition bill, says sorry

HK leader suspends extradition bill, says sorry

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

But analysts say China also has to weigh the risk of seeing Hong Kong, a vital port and financial centre of 7 million people, possibly losing its special economic status. [...]
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Explainer: Why proposed changes to HK’s extradition law fuelled protests

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

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has delayed indefinitely a proposed law that would allow extraditions to mainland China, in a dramatic retreat after widespread anger over the [...]
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