Will China Mend Its Ways After Hong Kong Protests? – OpEd
Monday, 17 June 2019
The massive street march and peaceful protests by the Hong Kong citizens against the extradition law must have rattled the Chinese government, which has quickly suspended the enactment of the law. But, the citizens of Hong Kong do not seem to believe the Chinese government and have insisted that the law should be totally
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published
on June 17, 2019 < > Embed
Hong Kong protesters remain active in the streets, the morning after a march that organisers say was joined by almost 2 million people, as they seek a complete withdrawal of an extradition bill that has been suspended by government leader Carrie Lam. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Hong Kong remains on edge after day of massive protest 00:59
You Might Like
Recent related videos from verified sources
Hong Kong protesters dig in for summer of discontent
Hong Kong's extradition bill demonstrations have mutated into a much bigger and more complex animal that has ripped open old wounds and expanded a political fight as the city battens down for..
Credit: Rumble Duration: 02:22 Published 2 days ago
Hong Kong's police face a crisis of their own
Hong Kong's vaunted police force is facing a crisis of confidence and leadership amid the city's worsening political tensions, according to serving and retired officers, politicians and security..
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 02:46 Published 3 days ago
Why Hong Kong turmoil is bad news for watchmakers
Swatch Group earnings are sharply down, and the watchmaker's troubles may be connected to the political turmoil in Hong Kong - the biggest export market for Swiss timepieces. Julian Satterthwaite..
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:15 Published 3 days ago
Recent related news from verified sources
Mooncakes, hymns and post-it notes: the color of Hong Kong's protests 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 2 days ago
In challenge to Beijing, Hong Kong activists attempt to take fight to mainland Hong Kong's faceless protest movement is embarking on a bold new strategy that poses a direct challenge to the city's political masters in Beijing: activists... Reuters 1 week ago
Hong Kong police demand better protection ahead of more protests A Hong Kong police officers' union has urged police chiefs to better protect rank-and-file staff as the city braces for rolling protests in coming weeks over a... Reuters 5 days ago Also reported by • BBC News Chinese political artist Badiucao supports Hong Kong protesters with Hosier Lane 'Lennon Wall' 'Lennon Wall for Hong Kong' features an original artwork by Badiucao depicting Chinese leader Xi Xingping and Chief Executive of Hong Kong Carrie Lam. People are... The Age 3 hours ago Also reported by • Reuters Other recent news in World