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Xi Jinping Signs Hong Kong National Security Law 30 Jun 2020

Xi Jinping Signs Hong Kong National Security Law

Chinese President Xi Jinping signed a decree to enact the Hong Kong national security law into effect after it was passed by the National People’s Congress, according to the CCTV.

Hong Kong national security law unveiled 21 Jun 2020

Hong Kong national security law unveiled

Beijing unveiled details of its new national security law for Hong Kong on Saturday.

Hong Kong First Death from New Coronavirus 04 Feb 2020

Hong Kong First Death from New Coronavirus

Hong Kong reported its first death from the newly identified coronavirus on Tuesday, the second outside mainland China from an outbreak that has killed more than 420 people.

Hong Kong Protestors on New Year Eve Pledge to ‘Keep Fighting’ 01 Jan 2020

Hong Kong Protestors on New Year Eve Pledge to ‘Keep Fighting’

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Anti-government protesters began marching in Hong Kong on New Year, demanding concessions from the city’s embattled government as the civil unrest that convulsed the Chinese-ruled city for over half a year spills into 2020. Gathering on a grass lawn in Victoria Park under grey skies, Hong Kong citizens young and old, […]

More than 1,000 Gather for Rain-Soaked Hong Kong Rally 29 Dec 2019

More than 1,000 Gather for Rain-Soaked Hong Kong Rally

More than 1,000 people rallied in the rain in a park in Hong Kong's financial district on Sunday, chanting slogans for democracy as they huddled under a sea of umbrellas.

Hong Kong Leader Warns US Law Will Hurt Business Confidence 03 Dec 2019

Hong Kong Leader Warns US Law Will Hurt Business Confidence

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday US legislation supporting protesters may damage business confidence in the financial hub, as she announced a fourth round of relief measures to boost the city's battered economy.

Hong Kong Seniors Take to Streets 30 Nov 2019

Hong Kong Seniors Take to Streets

Secondary-school students and retirees joined forces to protest in Hong Kong on Saturday, the first of several weekend rallies planned across the city, as pro-democracy activists vowed to battle what they say are police brutality and unlawful arrests.

Hong Kong leader will ‘listen’ to voters 26 Nov 2019

Hong Kong leader will ‘listen’ to voters

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Hong Kong leader vowed Monday to “listen humbly” to voters after the opposition camp scored a landslide victory in community-level elections that revealed broad public support for a protest movement that has stirred months of violence. In a rout that stunned the semiautonomous territory, opposition candidates seized an overwhelming majority of […]

Hong Kong Part of China, Election Makes No Difference 25 Nov 2019

Hong Kong Part of China, Election Makes No Difference

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Hong Kong is a part of China “no matter what happens” in the community-level elections that were held in the semi-autonomous city at the weekend, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday. “Any attempt to mess up Hong Kong, or even damage its prosperity and stability, will not succeed,” Mr. […]

Thousands Gather for ‘Martyrs’ Vigil amid Hong Kong Protests 09 Nov 2019

Thousands Gather for ‘Martyrs’ Vigil amid Hong Kong Protests

Hong Kong protesters held a vigil for "martyrs" on Saturday and many demanded "revenge" after a student died in hospital this week following a high fall, fueling anger among pro-democracy demonstrators who first took to the streets in June.