The protests stem from highly unpopular extradition bills that many see as eroding the territory's judicial independence.
In our news wrap Thursday, the Senate voted to block $8 billion in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, citing the Saudi government's involvement in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi as well as its role in the war in Yemen. President…
By Associated Press
President Donald Trump is offering to intervene on Canada's behalf to bring up the plight of two Canadians held in China when he meets with China's president Xi Jinping next week.
By Ken Moritsugu, Associated Press
Xi's trip to North Korea is the first by a Chinese president in 14 years.
By Calvin Woodward, Hope Yen, Associated Press
During a Florida rally marking the official kickoff of his 2020 presidential bid, President Donald Trump made a number of questionable claims and promises.
In our news wrap Tuesday, Hong Kong's chief executive, Carrie Lam, issued an apology but did not withdraw the extradition bill that has sparked mass demonstrations. Millions have protested the proposal, which would allow China to extradite people from Hong…
By Christopher Bodeen, Associated Press
That adds to its appeal for supporters disaffected from the moneyed elites who run the former British colony, organizers say.
By Hyung-Jin Kim, Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press
Here's a look at what both countries' leaders may be trying to achieve with the first visit to Pyongyang of a Chinese leader in 14 years.
Huge demonstrations in Hong Kong protesting a proposed Chinese extradition law seem to have paid off, as the city’s chief executive has indefinitely suspended the controversial legislation. What does the backtracking mean for Hong Kong and Beijing? Nick Schifrin talks…
By Dake Kang, Yanan Wang, Associated Press
Huawei is embroiled in an ongoing trade dispute between China and the U.S., which has accused Chinese companies such as Huawei of committing forced technology transfers and stealing trade secrets.
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