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Hong Kong Protesters

Hong Kong Warns Protesters Not To Return

Reuters | Posted 12.02.2014 | World

* Police with batons, pepper spray charge protesters * Government HQ shut temporarily * Hong Kong says tolerant police w...

Pro-Democracy Protesters Clash With Hong Kong Police

AP | Posted 11.06.2014 | World

HONG KONG (AP) — Pro-democracy protesters clashed with police in Hong Kong early Thursday for the first time in more than two weeks as pressure grow...

Hong Kong Protesters Scrap Vote On What To Do Next

AP | JACK CHANG and KELVIN CHAN | Posted 10.26.2014 | World

HONG KONG (AP) — The leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests on Sunday canceled a vote on what the next step should be in their monthlong stre...

Matt Sheehan

Hong Kong Protesters March After Leader Says Democracy Gives Poor Too Much Power

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 10.22.2014 | World

HONG KONG -- Representatives from trade unions, women's groups and left-leaning political parties marched on the house of Hong Kong’s Chief Executiv...

Hong Kong More Volatile Than Ever Despite Looming Talks

Reuters | Posted 10.20.2014 | World

By Donny Kwok and John Ruwitch HONG KONG, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Hong Kong students and the government stood their ground on...

Hong Kong Protesters Retake Streets

Reuters | Posted 10.19.2014 | World

By James Pomfret and Elzio Barreto HONG KONG, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Violent clashes erupted early on Sunday in a Hong Kong protest ho...

Fresh Clashes In Hong Kong

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2014 | World

By Donny Kwok and Yimou Lee HONG KONG, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Hong Kong pro-democracy activists recaptured parts of a core protest zone early on Saturd...

Hong Kong Riot Move On Pro-Democracy Protesters

AP | KELVIN CHAN and SYLVIA HUI | Posted 12.14.2014 | World

HONG KONG (AP) — Hundreds of Hong Kong police officers drove protesters from an underpass in the dead of night in the worst violence since the stree...

Hundreds Of Hong Kong Police Tear Down Protest Barricades

Reuters | Posted 12.13.2014 | World

HONG KONG, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Hundreds of Hong Kong police, some carrying chainsaws, removed barricades erected by pro-democracy protesters near gov...

Matt Sheehan

Protesters Clash In Hong Kong's Battle Of The Barricades

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 10.13.2014 | World

HONG KONG -- Groups opposing the ongoing occupation of Hong Kong's key roads dismantled barricades on Monday and clashed with pro-democracy protesters...

Police Tear Down Hong Kong Protesters' Barricades

Reuters | Posted 12.12.2014 | World

HONG KONG, Oct 13 (Reuters) - Hong Kong police began on Monday to remove barricades erected by pro-democracy protesters who have occupied several si...

Hong Kong Government Calls Off Talks With Student Protest Leaders

Reuters | Posted 12.09.2014 | World

By James Pomfret and Clare Baldwin HONG KONG, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Hong Kong called off talks with protesting students on Thursday, dealing a h...

Hong Kong Protester Proposes To Girlfriend Amid The Action

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.06.2014 | Good News

As the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong continue, emotions run high. Not all emotions are negative, however. On Sunday, footage captured i...

Matt Sheehan

View From China: Hong Kong's Neighbors Baffled By Protests

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 10.04.2014 | World

SHENZHEN, China -- Hong Kong's pro-democracy demonstrators have captured the imagination of people around the world with their disciplined displays o...

What Do Hong Kong's Protests Mean For China?

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 10.04.2014 | World

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we speak with Professor Mary Gallagher on...

Lee Speigel

UFO Appears Above Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Protesters

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 10.01.2014 | Weird News

Ongoing pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong have drawn tens of thousands of citizens, taking to the streets, demonstrating their opposition to news th...

Protesters Heckle Hong Kong Leader On National Day

AP | JOANNA CHIU and KELVIN CHAN | Posted 12.01.2014 | World

HONG KONG (AP) — Raising the stakes in their standoff with the authorities, Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters threatened to occupy key government...

Hong Kong Protests Near Potential Flashpoint

Reuters | Posted 11.30.2014 | World

* Little sign of Hong Kong protests flagging * Nervousness around National Day flag-raising * Atmosphere on streets reso...

Hong Kong Protesters Set Deadline For Gov't To Meet Demands For Reform

AP | LOUISE WATT | Posted 09.30.2014 | World

LOUISE WATT, Associated Press HONG KONG (AP) — Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong set a Wednesday deadline for a response from the government ...

Ringing in 2013 With Protests

Amy Wu | Posted 03.04.2013 | World
Amy Wu

Indeed it is wonderful that Hong Kong people spend a major public holiday protesting rather than the usual shopping. But the cynic in me that wonders whether such protests covers up the reality or simply mean Hong Kongers are in denial.

Thousands In Hong Kong Protests China Patriotism Classes

AP | Posted 07.29.2012 | World

HONG KONG -- Tens of thousands including teachers and parents pushing strollers took to Hong Kong streets Sunday to protest the upcoming introduction ...