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Hong Kong Police Are Using Brutal Tactics Against Protesters: "We Are so Angry"

Police disguised as protesters are making arrests.
Laurel Chor
8.12.19
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Protesters Are Occupying The Hong Kong Airport. This Is Why.

Protesters unfurled a banner and distributed mock boarding cards with the destination: "Freedom."
Tim Hume
8.9.19
Hong Kong

“Fuck Your Mother”: Hong Kong Protesters Are Furious With Police — And Letting Them Know It

Protestors say the police have increasingly turned to excessive force in recent weeks, at the same time that they’ve turned a blind eye toward violent actors, like the triads.
Laurel Chor
8.8.19
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Pro-Beijing Thugs Are Vandalizing Hong Kong Democracy Protests in Australia Now

And the Chinese government has praised them for their "spontaneous patriotism."
Tim Hume
8.7.19
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Hong Kong's Massive General Strike Protest Has Paralyzed the City

Police responded to protesters with tear gas, and once again, an armed mob beat demonstrators with wooden batons.
Tim Hume
8.5.19
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China Just Released A Video Threatening Pro-Democracy Protesters In Hong Kong. It’s Chilling.

The video is cut like a high-octane action-movie trailer and shows tanks, helicopters, and missile launchers on streets that resemble Hong Kong.
Tim Hume
8.1.19
Hong Kong

Horrifying Footage Shows Masked Thugs Beating Pro-Democracy Protesters With Metal Rods In Hong Kong

Lawmakers are accusing their own government of colluding with the mob, whose attack put 45 protesters in the hospital on Sunday.
Tim Hume
7.22.19
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Pepper Spray, Batons and a Half-Bitten Finger: Hong Kong’s Weekend of Protests

Dozens were hospitalized, including one police officer who had part of his finger bitten off.
David Gilbert
7.15.19
Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s Leader Says the Extradition Bill is “Dead.” Protesters Don’t Believe Her.

Embattled chief executive Carrie Lam called the bill a "complete failure" and promised it won't be re-introduced. Protesters aren't buying it.
David Gilbert
7.9.19
Hong Kong

Britain and China are Feuding Over Hong Kong's Protest Movement

The British Foreign Secretary refused to rule out sanctions and expelling diplomats if Beijing cracks down on Hong Kong.
Tim Hume
7.4.19
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Hong Kong Is Bracing for a Brutal Crackdown from Beijing

“People are waiting with bated breath to see what Beijing will do”
Tim Hume
7.2.19
Hong Kong

Pro-Democracy Protesters Smashed Their Way Into Hong Kong's Parliament

As the city marked the anniversary of its handover to Chinese rule, protesters smashed windows and clashed with riot police.
Tim Hume
7.1.19
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