Hong Kong braces for new mass protests against planned extraditions to China
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 Hong Kong braced for strikes, transport go-slows and another mass demonstration in protest against a proposed extradition law that would allow people to be sent to China for trial, as the Chinese-ruled city's leader vowed defiance.
On Wednesday U.S. President Donald Trump said he was sure China and Hong Kong would be able to “work things out” after mass protests in the city against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial. Reuters reports that Hong Kong has been rocked by some of...
Hong Kong's protests have drawn millions of people to the city's streets in recent months and thrown the former British colony into its biggest political crisis... Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India •FT.com
Hong Kong's secretary for justice, Teresa Cheng, will travel to Beijing on Wednesday, the city government said, as protests in the Asian financial center against... Reuters Also reported by •Independent