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HK protests draw angry response from China, calls for arrest of ‘criminals’

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CBS | 6:02 AM

Crews were out in Hong Kong on Tuesday, cleaning up after a poignant anniversary spiralled into chaos and violence. CBS News correspondent Ramy Inocencio reported that the [...]
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HK is bracing for a brutal crackdown from Beijing

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | viceNews | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong authorities declared their ransacked halls of government “a big crime scene” Tuesday, as they began the process of investigating and repairing the [...]
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HK police tactics baffle the experts as legislature is trashed

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

- As images of demonstrators pounding at the glass walls of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council were beamed live to the world, with the notable exception of mainland China, [...]
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HK protests, Beijing’s tightening grip rattle business community

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Chaotic scenes of protesters rampaging through Hong Kong’s legislature, trashing furniture and daubing graffiti over walls have sent jitters through the business [...]
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HK crisis could not have come at a worse time for the UK

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

Politics at home and spreading anti-China sentiment in US mean Britain has limited options in how it responds The foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, will be cursing his timing [...]
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HK’s PLA garrison held a drill last week on ‘emergency dispatches’

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

The People’s Liberation Army’s Hong Kong garrison carried out a patrol exercise last week to improve readiness for “emergency dispatches”, official [...]
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UK’s Hunt: we expect China to abide by the 1984 HK treaty

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Britain expects China to abide by a 1984 treaty which guarantees basic freedoms to the former British colony of Hong Kong for 50 years, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on [...]
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HK property firm Swire to develop luxury apartments in Jakarta

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

Hong Kong developer Swire Properties said on Tuesday it will develop a luxury residential project in Jakarta, in its first foray into Indonesia, Southeast Asia’s [...]
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Campaigners urge Britain to give more rights to HK-based UK passport holders

03-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Campaigners handed Britain’s government a letter on Monday demanding more rights for the residents of Hong Kong who have UK passports that do not give them the right to [...]
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Protesters ransack HK parliament on China handover anniversary

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

Hundreds of protesters stormed Hong Kong’s parliament late Monday as the territory marked its China handover anniversary, ransacking the building and daubing its walls [...]
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UK warns China of serious consequences if HK rights not honoured

03-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Britain warned China on Tuesday there would be serious consequences if Beijing broke its promises to protect freedoms in Hong Kong, after police fired tear gas to disperse [...]
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HK police retake parliament from anti-government protesters

HK police retake parliament from anti-government protesters

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

Hong Kong police fired tear gas early Tuesday to regain control of the city’s parliament after thousands of protesters occupied and ransacked the assembly in an [...]
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‘HK is not China’: Protests pose major test for Xi

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

Chinese President Xi Jinping faces a major test in Hong Kong after protesters stormed the semi-autonomous city’s legislature and graffitied a defiant message on its [...]
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The Latest: HK leader condemns protest in legislature

The Latest: HK leader condemns protest in legislature

03-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

The Latest on protests on the anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China (all times local): 4:30 a.m. Hong Kong’s leader has condemned protesters who broke into [...]
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HK Protesters Storm Legislative Council On Anniversary Of Handover To China

03-Jul-2019 Intellasia | NPR | 6:02 AM

Updated at 1 p.m. ET Protesters charged Hong Kong’s Legislative Council building Monday, shattering glass doors and tearing down a metal wall that is part of its [...]
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