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Hong Kong security law is not "doom and gloom" [Video]

Hong Kong security law is not "doom and gloom"

Hong Kong's national security law imposed by Beijing last week was not "doom and gloom" for the city, its leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday (July 7), adding it was untrue to say she was not privy to..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:08Published
Starmer supports govt’s action on Hong Kong security law [Video]

Starmer supports govt’s action on Hong Kong security law

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has said that his party agrees with the course of action that the government has set out following the announcement of Hong Kong’s “shocking” security law. Report..

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Moment journalist gets targeted by water cannon during Hong Kong security law protest [Video]

Moment journalist gets targeted by water cannon during Hong Kong security law protest

A journalist in Hong Kong was seen being pummeled by the police's water cannon during a security law protest on July 1. Footage shows the highly visible member of the press run across the street..

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Protesters seen desperately evading arrest in wake of new Hong Kong security law [Video]

Protesters seen desperately evading arrest in wake of new Hong Kong security law

These were the scenes as Hong Kong police chased protesters who were running from Victoria Park. Hongkongers have taken to the streets to oppose the sweeping national security law imposed in secrecy..

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Explainer: inside Hong Kong's divisive new law [Video]

Explainer: inside Hong Kong's divisive new law

China's new Hong Kong security law has come into effect that heralds a more authoritarian path for China’s freest city. Megan Revell explains what you need to know.

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Hong Kong Security Law: What We Know So Far [Video]

Hong Kong Security Law: What We Know So Far

After weeks of anticipation, a new controversial national security law for Hong Kong was passed by Chinese lawmakers on Tuesday.

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EU "deplores" new Hong Kong national security law [Video]

EU "deplores" new Hong Kong national security law

The European Union expressed anger on Tuesday at a decision by China's parliament to pass national security legislation for the former British colony of Hong Kong despite an international outcry.

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China approves controversial Hong Kong security law [Video]

China approves controversial Hong Kong security law

China has approved a controversial new security law for Hong Kong, which many Hongkongers claim will erode the territory's autonomy. Hong Kong's chief executive Carrie Lam refused to discuss the law..

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HSBC, StanChart back China's Hong Kong security law [Video]

HSBC, StanChart back China's Hong Kong security law

Major banks HSBC and Standard Chartered backed China's new national security law for Hong Kong on Wednesday in a break from their usual policy of political neutrality. Gloria Tso reports.

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Hong Kong national security law changes, explained [Video]

Hong Kong national security law changes, explained

Chinese authorities are planning to override Hong Kong's legislature and propose their own national security law for the region.

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Protests in Hong Kong as U.S. warns of sanctions [Video]

Protests in Hong Kong as U.S. warns of sanctions

Thousands of people on the streets again, as international concern rises over Beijing's plans to impose a security law in Hong Kong

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Australia warns citizens not to travel to Hong Kong over security law

Canberra suspends extradition treaty and eases immigration access for city’s residents
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Hong Kong Security Law Squeezes Space for Media, Choking RTHK

RTHK, a government-funded news organization, has a fierce independent streak that has long angered the authorities.
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Hong Kong security law: Beijing security office opens in Hong Kong

Mainland agents based in the office can, under a new law, investigate Hong Kongers for security crimes.
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Carrie Lam insists Hong Kong security law not 'doom and gloom', following global condemnation

'Compared with the national security laws of other countries, it is a rather mild law'
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TikTok to leave Hong Kong amid security law fears

TikTok has said it will stop operations in Hong Kong in the wake of a sweeping national security law in the former British colony.
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Hong Kong security law: Pro-democracy books pulled from libraries

Prominent activist Joshua Wong says the measure is "one step away from actual book banning".
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European leaders condemn China's 'deplorable' new Hong Kong security law

Beijing faces 'very negative consequences', warns European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen
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Details of Beijing's new Hong Kong security law revealed: Signals end to more than two decades of autonomy


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Hong Kong security law: Life sentences for breaking China-imposed law

People in the city face life in jail for a host of offences under the new Chinese legislation.
BBC News - Published

China draws global condemnation for new Hong Kong security law

Beijing increases grip through legislation passed without discussion by territory’s legislature
FT.com - Published

Hong Kong security law: Residents react to controversial new powers

Pro-democracy supporters say the move does not represent most Hong Kong people.
BBC News - Published

Hong Kong security law: Anger as China's Xi signs legislation

The UK, EU and Nato express grave concern for Hong Kong autonomy as China's president signs the law.
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Hong Kong security law: Minutes after new law, pro-democracy voices quit

"The law marks the end of Hong Kong that the world knew before," one activist said as he quit.
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China passes controversial Hong Kong security law

Beijing has passed the law, the BBC has learned, deepening fears for the city's freedoms.
BBC News - Published Also reported by •Belfast Telegraph

US imposes visa restrictions on Chinese officials over Hong Kong security law

The sanctions aim to punish Beijing over a planned security law that could erode Hong Kong's autonomy.
BBC News - Published

Hong Kong security law draft to be put before China's top parliament body

The top decision-making body of China's parliament will review a draft of national security legislation for Hong Kong during a session in Beijing that began on Thursday, the official Xinhua news agency..
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Group of 86 NGOs issue letter calling for scrapping of planned Hong Kong security law

A group of 86 non-government organisations issued a joint letter on Wednesday asking Chinese authorities to scrap plans to introduce national security legislation in Hong Kong, saying it threatens..
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Britain warns at U.N. on Hong Kong security law as North Korea defends China

Britain said on Tuesday that China's plan to impose national security legislation on Hong Kong would undermine the autonomy of its former colony and could threaten rights and freedoms there.
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Hong Kong security law will not be retroactive: Chinese official

Hong Kong's national security legislation will not punish people retroactively, a senior Chinese official said on Monday, touching on a key question raised by local residents, diplomats and foreign..
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HSBC is a citizen of nowhere

Outcry against bank for backing Hong Kong security law is based on questionable assumptions
FT.com - Published

HSBC backlash betrays west’s wishful thinking

Outcry against bank for backing Hong Kong security law is based on questionable assumptions
FT.com - Published

Mike Pompeo criticises HSBC for backing Hong Kong security law

The US Secretary of State says China's "browbeating" of the bank "should serve as a cautionary tale".
BBC News - Published

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