Hong Kong protests

'Two million' march against extradition bill

Hong Kong leader apologises after about two million people march demanding her resignation and bill's full withdrawal.

Hong Kong leader apologises for handling of extradition bill

Inside Story

How will Hong Kong deal with growing public discontent?

Anger over Hong Kong's controversial extradition bill isn't going away, even after it was suspended.

Hong Kong

Hong Kong throng: Protesters want leader Lam to quit

Hundreds of thousands fill streets in march against extradition bill and call for it and chief executive to go.

Hong Kong throng: Protesters want leader Lam to quit

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protesters rally despite government climbdown

Protesters demand extradition bill be scrapped permanently a day after city government suspended it indefinitely.

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong leader delays extradition bill, protesters want more

Carrie Lam suspends controversial bill, but activists vow more protests saying proposed law must be shelved permanently.

Hong Kong leader delays extradition bill, protesters want more

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong to suspend divisive extradition bill, say reports

Leader Carrie Lam is expected to address local media after several pro-Beijing politicians called for pause on bill.

Hong Kong to suspend divisive extradition bill, say reports

AJ Impact

'A financial fight': Hong Kong protesters target the economy

Some protesters say damaging parts of the economy in the short term will help save Hong Kong's autonomy for the future.

'A financial fight': Hong Kong protesters target the economy

Hong Kong

Hong Kong: Leader Lam under pressure as weekend protests loom

Key adviser to Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam pours caution on extradition bill plan amid political crisis.

Hong Kong: Leader Lam under pressure as weekend protests loom

Hong Kong

Deep divisions over what Hong Kong bill will do to rights

Protesters and government dig in over controversial extradition bill that critics fear will destroy Hong Kong freedoms.

Deep divisions over what Hong Kong bill will do to rights

Hong Kong

Hong Kong protest leaders call for Sunday rally, city-wide strike

Announcement of fresh rally comes a day after Hong Kong police dispersed crowds with rubber bullets and tear gas.

Taiwan

Taiwan president gets party nod to run for re-election

Ruling DPP opts for Tsai Ing-wen, known for her hawkish stance on China, to run in January election.

Taiwan leader Tsai Ing-wen gets party nod to run for re-election

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong shuts government offices due to mass protests

Hong Kong leader slams protesters for 'blatant riot' as authorities insist they will push ahead with extradition bill.

Hong Kong shuts government offices due to mass protests

Hong Kong protests

'Riot situation': Police battle Hong Kong protesters

Rubber bullets, tear gas and pepper spray fired as thousands of demonstrators denounce extradition-to-China bill.

Hong Kong protests

Clashes erupt between Hong Kong protesters and police

Water cannon, tear gas, and pepper spray fired as thousands of protesters surround Legislative Council building.

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong's controversial extradition bill explained

Critics fear bill will compromise Hong Kong's judicial system and prove the 'death knell' of 'one country, two systems'.

Hong Kong's controversial extradition bill explained