Monthly Archives: June 2019

Hong Kong prepares for pro-democracy march amid extradition bill anger

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Hong Kong authorities called for calm ahead of Monday’s annual pro-democracy march, with widespread anger over an extradition bill expected to lead to large crowds after high-profile protests this month against the proposal. A supporter holds a flag as he attends a rally to show their support for the police amid criticisms for its alleged mishandling

Britain says Hong Kong is a litmus test for China

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Britain urged an independent investigation into the violence against protesters in Hong Kong opposed to a bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial, warning on Tuesday that the fate of its former colony would be a litmus test for China. more