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Are Hong Kong protests headed for Tiananmen?
As China reneges on pledged free elections, Tiananmen-style democracy movement spreads out across Hong Kong.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 13:34 GMT
China denies Hong Kong full democracy
Electoral framework allows direct elections in 2017, but rules out direct nomination of candidates by voters.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 20:03 GMT
Mass Hong Kong democracy protest looms
Half a million people expected to join rally marking the July 1 anniversary of transfer of island's sovereignty.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 10:53 GMT
Hong Kong unofficial democracy poll closes
Nearly 800,000 voters cast ballot online in democracy 'referendum' days before rally planned by activists.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 13:33 GMT
Unofficial Hong Kong reform poll in last day
Democracy "referendum" ending just days before huge numbers of people expected at pro-democracy demonstration.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 10:05 GMT
Unofficial Hong Kong vote rattles China
Thousands in China's special administrative region participate in pro-democracy "referendum" despite Beijing warnings.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2014 14:24 GMT
Tiananmen museum revives ghosts of a massacre
New Hong Kong museum documents 1989 killings of student protesters, stirring debates over China's future.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2014 13:45 GMT
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In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
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In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
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