Hong Kong court rejects appeal by protest leader Edward Leung
Wednesday, 29 April 2020 A Hong Kong court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by pro-democracy activist Edward Leung against a six-year jail term for his part in demonstrations in the Chinese-ruled city in 2016 that turned violent.
**Multi-language subtitle and captions are provided. Please turn on cc to select. HONG KONG - As the number of coronavirus cases drops, Hong Kong’s protesters have returned to the streets — or rather, the shopping centers.
Heated debate over a bill that would criminalise disrespect of China's national anthem - the latest spark of anti-government unrest in the semi-autonomous city - saw two pro-democracy lawmakers removed..