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Hong Kong protests resume in shopping centres, streets: Demonstrators don Santa hats, clash with police in Mong Kok district
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Hong Kong protests resume in shopping centres, streets: Demonstrators don Santa hats, clash with police in Mong Kok district

Clashes resumed in Hong Kong on Tuesday between police and anti-government protesters, some of them donned in Santa Claus hats, as the more than 6-month-long demonstrations look set to move into the new year.

Hong Kong protests: Opposition lawmakers dragged from legislative chamber as city leader Carrie Lam heckled for second day
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Hong Kong protests: Opposition lawmakers dragged from legislative chamber as city leader Carrie Lam heckled for second day

Pro-democracy lawmakers were dragged out of Hong Kong's legislature by security guards on Thursday after they heckled the city's pro-Beijing leader for a second day running

Hong Kong's pro-Beijing chief exec Carrie Lam abandons policy speech after being heckled by Opposition lawmakers
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Hong Kong's pro-Beijing chief exec Carrie Lam abandons policy speech after being heckled by Opposition lawmakers

Hong Kong's embattled leader abandoned a State of the Union-style speech on Wednesday after she was heckled by rowdy opposition lawmakers during chaotic scenes inside the city's legislature

US House of Representatives passes Hong Kong 'Democracy Act'; bill aims to defend civil rights in semi-autonomous territory
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US House of Representatives passes Hong Kong 'Democracy Act'; bill aims to defend civil rights in semi-autonomous territory

The US House of Representatives passed a bill Tuesday sought by pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong that aims to defend civil rights in the semi-autonomous territory, prompting an angry response from China

Hong Kong protests: Pro-Beijing chief exec Carrie Lam set to unveil new policies after four months of unrest
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Hong Kong protests: Pro-Beijing chief exec Carrie Lam set to unveil new policies after four months of unrest

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam will unveil a closely watched State of the Union-style speech Wednesday aimed at winning hearts and minds after four months of seething pro-democracy protests

Hong Kong gears up for pro-democracy rally today after weekend protests turn violent as city shows no sign of letting up
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Hong Kong gears up for pro-democracy rally today after weekend protests turn violent as city shows no sign of letting up

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists plan a rally on Monday evening after another weekend of unrest that saw protesters hurl petrol bombs and police reply with tear gas and rubber bullets

Hong Kong protests: Xi Jinping says any attempt to divide China will end in 'crushed bodies and shattered bones'
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Hong Kong protests: Xi Jinping says any attempt to divide China will end in 'crushed bodies and shattered bones'

Xi Jinping warned that any attempt to divide China will be crushed, as Beijing faces political challenges in months-long protests in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong Police round up pro-democracy activists after civil rights group calls off Saturday's mass rally
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Hong Kong Police round up pro-democracy activists after civil rights group calls off Saturday's mass rally

Prominent democracy activists were arrested Friday in a dragnet across Hong Kong

Hong Kong Police defends warning shot to fend off 'extremely violent' protesters; G7 leaders back city's autonomy, call for calm
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Hong Kong Police defends warning shot to fend off 'extremely violent' protesters; G7 leaders back city's autonomy, call for calm

Hong Kong police said Monday they were forced to fire water cannon and a warning shot to fend off 'extremely violent' demonstrators

Hong Kong pro-democracy protests escalate as demonstrators attack police with sticks, rods; 36, including 12-year-old, arrested
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Hong Kong pro-democracy protests escalate as demonstrators attack police with sticks, rods; 36, including 12-year-old, arrested

Hong Kong police drew their guns and fired a warning shot on Sunday night after protesters attacked officers with sticks and rods, and brought out water cannon trucks for the first time, an escalation in the summer-long protests that have shaken the city’s government and residents.

Hong Kong braces for multiple anti-govt protesters targeting airport this week as tensions between China, western countries rise
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Hong Kong braces for multiple anti-govt protesters targeting airport this week as tensions between China, western countries rise

Hong Kong braced for multiple anti-government demonstrations on Friday and a 'stress test' of the airport this weekend

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters apologise for 'reckless' violence at airport; China says demonstrations 'near terrorism'
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Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters apologise for 'reckless' violence at airport; China says demonstrations 'near terrorism'

The tenth week of the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong against China's government saw an escalation in violence, with Beijing terming the demonstrator's detainment of two civilians "near terrorism".

Hong Kong protests: Police use tear gas, batons to disperse protesters in Yuen Long area as face-off escalates
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Hong Kong protests: Police use tear gas, batons to disperse protesters in Yuen Long area as face-off escalates

Hong Kong police on Saturday fired tear gas, swung batons and forcefully cleared out protesters who defied warnings not to march in a neighbourhood where last weekend a mob apparently targeting demonstrators brutally attacked people in a train station.

As Hong Kong protesters return, nearly 20 injured in clashes with police
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As Hong Kong protesters return, nearly 20 injured in clashes with police

Hong Kong police clashed with protesters early today, with the government saying 20 people were injured in a fourth night of violence.

Hong Kong sees violent clashes as protesters return to streets
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Hong Kong sees violent clashes as protesters return to streets

Violent clashes erupted early on Sunday in a Hong Kong protest hotspot as unarmed pro-democracy activists once again confronted riot police.

Hong Kong: Crowd tries to charge at pro-democracy protestors
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Hong Kong: Crowd tries to charge at pro-democracy protestors

An angry crowd tried to charge barricades used by pro-democracy protestors to occupy part of downtown Hong Kong as a standoff with authorities dragged into a third week.

Protesters press Hong Kong leader to quit, China tells US to back off
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Protesters press Hong Kong leader to quit, China tells US to back off

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters demanded that the city's embattled leader meet a deadline to resign, as China warned the United States against meddling.