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James Pomfret

Hong Kong activists urge G20 leaders to help 'liberate' city

27 Jun 2019

HONG KONG Thousands of people in Hong Kong joined an evening protest and marched to major foreign consulates on Wednesday, urging leaders gathering for this week's G20 summit to back their demand to scrap a much criticised extradition bill. | Video

Pro-China groups step up offensive to win over Taiwan

26 Jun 2019

TAIPEI/HONG KONG When Taiwanese businessman Jhang Yun-nan wanted to find buyers for his company's new cleaning products in China, he turned to an unconventional channel: A Taiwanese party that advocates the unification of China with the self-ruled, democratic island.

Pro-China groups step up offensive to win over Taiwan

26 Jun 2019

TAIPEI/HONG KONG When Taiwanese businessman Jhang Yun-nan wanted to find buyers for his company's new cleaning products in China, he turned to an unconventional channel: A Taiwanese party that advocates the unification of China with the self-ruled, democratic island.

Governing Hong Kong: the poisoned chalice of politics

20 Jun 2019

HONG KONG When Carrie Lam was selected for Hong Kong's top job two years ago, she pledged to "unite and move forward", a sign she would balance the desires of the city's free-wheeling citizens against the demand for control from the Communist Party in Beijing. | Video

Governing Hong Kong: the poisoned chalice of politics

20 Jun 2019

HONG KONG When Carrie Lam was selected for Hong Kong's top job two years ago, she pledged to "unite and move forward", a sign she would balance the desires of the city's free-wheeling citizens against the demand for control from the Communist Party in Beijing. | Video

China won't allow Hong Kong leader to step down despite mass unrest: HK official

17 Jun 2019

HONG KONG Beijing won't let Hong Kong's leader, Carrie Lam, step down even if she wanted to, a senior city government official close to her said on Monday, adding that a divisive extradition law she delayed on the weekend was effectively withdrawn. | Video

China won't allow Hong Kong leader to step down despite mass unrest: HK official

17 Jun 2019

HONG KONG Beijing won't let Hong Kong's leader, Carrie Lam, step down even if she wanted to, a senior city government official close to her said on Monday, adding that a divisive extradition law she delayed on the weekend was effectively withdrawn.

China won't allow Hong Kong leader to step down despite mass unrest - Hong Kong official

17 Jun 2019

HONG KONG Beijing will not let Hong Kong's leader, Carrie Lam, step down even if she wanted to, a senior city government official close to her said on Monday, adding that a divisive extradition law she delayed on the weekend was effectively withdrawn.

China won't allow Hong Kong leader to step down despite mass unrest - HK official

17 Jun 2019

HONG KONG, June 17 Beijing will not let Hong Kong's leader, Carrie Lam, step down even if she wanted to, a senior city government official close to her said on Monday, adding that a divisive extradition law she delayed on the weekend was effectively withdrawn.

Hong Kong leader says sorry as protesters insist she quits

17 Jun 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam apologized to its people on Sunday as an estimated 1 million-plus black-clad protesters insisted that she resign over her handling of a bill that would allow citizens to be sent to mainland China for trial. | Video

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