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As Hong Kong protests cross half-year mark, thousands of anti-govt demonstrators chant ‘fight for freedom’ on streets
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As Hong Kong protests cross half-year mark, thousands of anti-govt demonstrators chant ‘fight for freedom’ on streets

With chants of, 'Fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong', anti-government activists, young and old, marched from Victoria Park to to Chater Road

Pro-China protesters to rally in Hong Kong today to denounce increasingly violent anti-govt unrest in Beijing-ruled city
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Pro-China protesters to rally in Hong Kong today to denounce increasingly violent anti-govt unrest in Beijing-ruled city

Pro-China protesters plan to rally in Hong Kong on Saturday to denounce increasingly violent anti-government unrest in the Chinese-ruled city and support the police who have become a prime target of attack

Hong Kong protesters paralyse parts of city for fourth day as schools remain shut; demonstrators block highways, major roads
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Hong Kong protesters paralyse parts of city for fourth day as schools remain shut; demonstrators block highways, major roads

Anti-government protesters paralysed parts of Hong Kong for a fourth day on Thursday, forcing school closures and blocking highways and other transport links to disrupt the financial hub amid a marked escalation of violence

Hong Kong Police shoots protester as flash mob rallies target rush-hour commuters on Monday; shooting broadcast live on Facebook
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Hong Kong Police shoots protester as flash mob rallies target rush-hour commuters on Monday; shooting broadcast live on Facebook

A Hong Kong police officer shot at masked protesters on Monday morning, hitting at least one in the torso, as anger sparked by the recent death of a student spilled into the rush hour commute

Thousands gather in Hong Kong to mourn student who died during recent clashes, oppose arrest of seven pro-democracy lawmakers
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Thousands gather in Hong Kong to mourn student who died during recent clashes, oppose arrest of seven pro-democracy lawmakers

Tens of thousands of Hong Kongers packed into a park Saturday night to mourn a student who died during recent clashes as police arrested a group of pro-democracy lawmakers, deepening the city's political crisis

Hong Kong protests: Pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho stabbed while campaigning, assailant arrested
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Hong Kong protests: Pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho stabbed while campaigning, assailant arrested

An anti-government assailant stabbed and wounded a pro-Beijing Hong Kong lawmaker who was election campaigning on Wednesday, police said.

Hong Kong protests: Chinese president Xi Jinping expresses 'high degree of trust' in Carrie Lam amid unrest
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Hong Kong protests: Chinese president Xi Jinping expresses 'high degree of trust' in Carrie Lam amid unrest

Chinese president Xi Jinping has expressed a 'high degree of trust in Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam as the two met after months of increasingly violent protests in the semi-autonomous city.

'Five demands, not one less': Hong Kong protesters erect barricades, throw firebombs; police fire tear gas, use water canons
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'Five demands, not one less': Hong Kong protesters erect barricades, throw firebombs; police fire tear gas, use water canons

Police beefed up security measures for the unauthorised rally in Hong Kong, the latest chapter in unrest that has disrupted life in the financial hub since early June

19-year-old Hong Kong activist Jimmy Sham stabbed while distributing pro-democracy leaflets; one arrested, says police
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19-year-old Hong Kong activist Jimmy Sham stabbed while distributing pro-democracy leaflets; one arrested, says police

Protesters are trying to keep pressure on government to respond to their demands, including full democracy and independent inquiry into police brutality

70th anniversary of People's Republic of China: Xi Jinping oversees massive military celebrations as Hong Kong protesters hit streets
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70th anniversary of People's Republic of China: Xi Jinping oversees massive military celebrations as Hong Kong protesters hit streets

President Xi Jinping declared Tuesday that 'no force' can shake the Chinese nation as he oversaw a massive military celebration of 70 years of Communist Party rule

Hong Kong Police expects 'very serious violent attack' on 70th anniversary of China, mounts up security across city
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Hong Kong Police expects 'very serious violent attack' on 70th anniversary of China, mounts up security across city

Police expect more violence on Hong Kong’s streets on Tuesday, the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, after a chaotic weekend in which they fired tear gas and water cannon at protesters who set fires and threw petrol bombs.

China lashes out at Taiwan for offering political asylum to Hong-Kong pro-democracy protesters
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China lashes out at Taiwan for offering political asylum to Hong-Kong pro-democracy protesters

China lashed out at Taiwan on Monday over its offer of political asylum to participants in Hong Kong's pro-democracy protest movement

Hong Kong sees largest rally in weeks as protesters flood streets braving torrential rains despite warnings from Beijing
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Hong Kong sees largest rally in weeks as protesters flood streets braving torrential rains despite warnings from Beijing

A sea of democracy activists flooded the streets of Hong Kong Sunday under torrential rains in a peaceful demonstration to city leaders

Hong Kong protests: Agitators march through rains to seek democracy, political reforms in semi-autonomous Chinese territory
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Hong Kong protests: Agitators march through rains to seek democracy, political reforms in semi-autonomous Chinese territory

Communist-ruled mainland China has taken an increasingly hardline tone towards the protesters, decrying the 'terrorist-like' actions of a violent hardcore minority among the demonstrators

Hong Kong protesters clash with cops on 22nd anniversary of city's return to China, demand Chief Executive Carrie Lam's resignation
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Hong Kong protesters clash with cops on 22nd anniversary of city's return to China, demand Chief Executive Carrie Lam's resignation

As Carrie Lam pledged to be more responsive to public sentiment, protesters demanded she step down clashed with police outside a flag-raising ceremony on Monday marking the 22nd anniversary of the former British colony's return to China

Hundreds protest in Hong Kong ahead of legislature debate on extradition law that will allow exchange of prisoners with China
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Hundreds protest in Hong Kong ahead of legislature debate on extradition law that will allow exchange of prisoners with China

Government officials in Hong Kong are bracing for a showdown as protesters and police continue to face off ahead of Wednesday's debate over changes allowing extradition to the Chinese mainland.

Hong Kong anti-extradition protest attracts over a million: All you need to know about the proposed amendment
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Hong Kong anti-extradition protest attracts over a million: All you need to know about the proposed amendment

Protestors in Hong Kong demonstrated against the extradition bill, citing concerns over political and religious targeting by China.