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HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam accused foreign governments of “double standards” in their reaction to Beijing’s plans to impose national security laws on the...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by U.S. President Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security...

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WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – Republican and Democratic US senators said on Thursday (May 21) they would introduce legislation to impose sanctions on Chinese officials for violating Hong Kong’s independence,...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong’s Security Secretary John Lee said on Wednesday the Chinese-ruled city was facing the risk of “home-grown terrorism” after several police reports...

BEIJING (Reuters) – China reported a sharp fall in new deaths and cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, but world health officials warned it was too early to make predictions about the outbreak as...

BEIJING (Reuters) – Mainland China had 889 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Thursday, the National Health Commission said on Friday, up from 394 cases a day earlier. That brings...

GUANGZHOU, China/GENEVA (Reuters) – The coronavirus outbreak in China may be over by April, the country’s senior medical adviser said on Tuesday, and the latest numbers of new cases may further...

GUANGZHOU, China/GENEVA (Reuters) – The coronavirus outbreak in China may be over by April, the country’s senior medical adviser said on Tuesday, and the latest numbers of new cases may further...

BEIJING (Reuters) – People across China trickled back work on Monday after an extended Lunar New Year holiday as the government eased restrictions imposed to counter the coronavirus, but the World...

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police used tear gas, pepper spray and water cannons against anti-government protesters over New Year’s Eve and into the early hours of Wednesday, extending the months-long...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday U.S. legislation supporting protesters may damage business confidence in the financial hub, as she announced a fourth round of relief...

Calls for independent inquiry as demonstrators mourn the death of the 22-year-old student. Hong Kong, China – At the end of a week of convocations and celebrations on university campuses in Hong Kong,...

Firebrand politician has become one of the most loathed establishment figures among democracy protesters. A firebrand pro-Beijing politician in Hong Kong was wounded in a knife attack on Wednesday, the...

Record numbers of people voted on Sunday in Hong Kong district council elections viewed as a test of support for chief executive Carrie Lam following six months of often violent pro-democracy protests...

PLA troops leave Hong Kong garrison amid intensifying protests over Beijing’s role in the semi-autonomous territory. Soldiers belonging to China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) have...