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Nation Oct 07NBA’s Chinese social media account reinterprets official statement about a Hong Kong tweet
Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted a now-deleted image that read "Fight for Freedom. Stand with Hong Kong."…
World Aug 30China expels Wall Street Journal reporter who scrutinized President Xi
Singaporean reporter Chun Han Wong and another WSJ reporter wrote a story detailing an Australian investigation into the alleged links of Xi's cousin to high-stakes gambling, money laundering and suspected organized crime.
World Aug 29China rotates troops in Hong Kong amid mass protests
China called the rotation routine, but the move heightens speculation that the military might intervene in Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests.
World Aug 18Massive turnout at march in latest Hong Kong protest
Protesters turned Hong Kong streets into rivers of umbrellas Sunday as they marched from a packed park and filled a major road in the Chinese territory, where mass pro-democracy demonstrations have become a regular weekend activity this summer.
World Aug 17Hong Kong’s divide: Protests for democracy, rally for China
Pro-democracy protesters marched on one side of Hong Kong’s famous harbor on Saturday to demand the government heed their demands. Across the water, a pro-government rally called for an end to the often violent protests.
World Aug 14Flights from Hong Kong restart, protesters apologize
Protesters spread pamphlets and posters across the floor in a section of the terminal on Wednesday but were not impeding travelers.
World Aug 13Police, protesters clash in Hong Kong airport after flights canceled for 2nd day
Hong Kong airport said it did not expect arriving flights to be affected, though dozens of arriving flights were already cancelled.
World Aug 12Hong Kong airport shuts down amid mass protests
Hong Kong has experienced more than two months of mass protests calling for democratic reforms and an independent inquiry into police conduct.
World Aug 06China warns Hong Kong protesters that punishment is coming
China warned Tuesday that it will be "only a matter of time" before it punishes those behind two months of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.
World Aug 05Protests disrupt Hong Kong work day as leader vows to remain
A general strike in Hong Kong descended into citywide mayhem Monday as defiant protesters started fires outside police stations and hurled bricks and eggs at officers. After disrupting traffic early in the day, they filled public parks in several districts,…