Battles and brawls in Hong Kong’s commercial heart as peaceful protest turns ugly
HONG KONG — What started as an illegal but peaceful march descended into chaos and violence on Sunday (Sept 15) as radical protesters battled riot police in the commercial heart of Hong Kong.Read more: TODAY »
Promoting MM2H in Hong Kong now could upset China, observers sayKUALA LUMPUR, Sept 14 — Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin’s idea to promote the Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) in restive Hong Kong may trigger a diplomatic row with China,...
Hong Kong protesters plan mall sit-ins after hill-top human chains[HONG KONG] Hong Kong pro-democracy activists plan sit-ins at shopping malls and student rallies on Saturday after a night in which protesters took to the hills to form lantern-carrying human chains, the latest demonstrations in months of unrest. Read more at The Business Times.
Hong Kong police move in to break up shopping mall protest clashesHONG KONG: Hong Kong police moved in to break up scuffles on Saturday (Sep 14) between pro-China protesters and those denouncing perceived Chinese ...
Mall brawls and street fights as Hong Kong polarisation deepensFights erupted in Hong Kong on Saturday with political rivals trading blows in a mall and Beijing supporters using Chinese flags to assault opponents on a street, deepening the city's polarisation after months of pro-democracy protests. The once-stable international hub has been convulsed by weeks
Hong Kong protesters call on former ruler Britain to pressure ChinaHONG KONG (REUTERS) - Hong Kong protesters are expected to rally outside the British Consulate on Sunday (Sept 15) demanding that the former colonial power ensures China honours its commitments to the city's freedoms.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Hong Kong policeman filmed aiming gun at rioters speaks outHONG KONG (XINHUA) - With a burly figure and bald head, it is not easy for Mr Lau Chak Kei to blend in with a crowd.. Read more at straitstimes.com. HK police one of world’s finest. Applause deserved. HK police add oil! Kudos to HK police.