Hk Extradıtıon Law, Hong Kong Protests

Hk Extradıtıon Law, Hong Kong Protests

Hong Kong protesters plan mall sit-ins after hill-top human chains

Hong Kong protesters plan mall sit-ins after hill-top human chains

14.9.2019

Hong Kong protesters plan mall sit-ins after hill-top human chains

HONG KONG (REUTERS) - Hong Kong pro-democracy activists plan sit-ins at shopping malls and student rallies on Saturday (Sept 14) 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 straitstimes.com.

Protesters gathered peacefully in their hundreds across the territory on Friday, singing and chanting on the Mid-Autumn Festival, in contrast to the violence of many previous weekends when police have responded with tear gas, rubber bullets and water cannon.

The demonstrations started in June in response to a Bill that would have allowed people to be sent to mainland China for trial in Communist Party-controlled courts, but have broadened into calls for greater democracy.

China says Hong Kong is now its internal affair. It says it is committed to the"one country, two systems" arrangement and denies meddling in Hong Kong's affairs.

Britain says it has a legal responsibility to ensure China abides by its obligations under the Joint Declaration.

Read more: The Straits Times

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