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World Dec 14China welcomes preliminary deal in trade war it blames on US
Chinese experts and news media joined government officials in saying the deal would reduce uncertainty for companies, at least in the short term. They remained cautious, saying both sides will have to show a willingness to compromise to resolve the…
World Nov 29Hong Kong protesters seek support from the British
The rally came a day after U.S. President Donald Trump signed into law two bills to support democracy and human rights in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory.
World Nov 26Weeklong siege of Hong Kong campus comes to an end
A search of the Hong Kong Polytechnic campus Tuesday found just one woman, in weak condition, and a senior university official said it’s unlikely anyone else remains.
World Nov 25Pro-democracy opposition wins landslide victory in Hong Kong elections
The result of Sunday’s elections could force the central government in Beijing to rethink how to handle the unrest, which is now in its sixth month.
World Nov 24Pro-democracy candidates advance in key Hong Kong elections
So far, pro-democracy candidates have won 159 out of 452 seats in 18 district council races.
World Nov 18PHOTOS: Hong Kong police battle protesters in university siege
Hong Kong’s work week started with multiple protests that disrupted traffic, and schools remained closed because of safety concerns.
World Nov 17Hong Kong police storm university held by protesters
Police breached a Hong Kong university campus held by protesters early Monday after an all-night siege that included firing repeated barrages of tear gas and water cannons.
World Nov 17Hong Kong protesters fight off police with fire and arrows
A Hong Kong police officer was hit in the leg by an arrow and protesters set an overhead footbridge on fire Sunday as they fought to keep police using tear gas and water cannons from advancing on their university campus…
World Nov 14Hong Kong police deny curfew, say protesters are out of control
Hong Kong police warned protesters on Thursday that they were moving “one step closer to terrorism” by sinking the city into chaos.
World Aug 31Hong Kong protesters set fires in 13th weekend of protests
Hundreds of protesters gathered behind the fire, many pointing laser beams that streaked the night sky above them.