HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong authorities are set to formally withdraw an unpopular extradition bill that sparked months of chaotic protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese city. The security chief is.. Seattle Times - Published
Japanese Emperor Naruhito formally proclaimed his ascendancy to the throne on Tuesday in a centuries-old ceremony attended by dignitaries from more than 180 countries, pledging to fulfil his duty as a..
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam was forced to abandon her annual policy address after some lawmakers jeered as she began speaking, causing an unprecedented cancellation of the speech. The embattled leader..
Furious pro-democracy politicians twice forced Hong Kong's leader to stop delivering a speech laying out her policy objectives in chaotic scenes in the territory. Carrie Lam's inability to deliver her..
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Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam condemned visits by U.S. senators whom she said had arrived with "preconceived views" about the Hong Kong situation, after senator Josh Hawley said the city is..
Carrie Lam says it will take time to see whether her ban on face masks is working. Last week, the Hong Kong leader sparked angry protests on the streets after she invoked emergency powers to introduce..
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader says the murder suspect whose case inadvertently helped ignite the city’s protest movement wants to surrender to authorities in Taiwan. Carrie Lam told.. Seattle Times - Published
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has again been forced from the legislative chamber because of protests by opposition members following a bloody attack on a leader of the nearly.. Seattle Times - Published
Here's the latest for Wednesday, Oct. 16th: Erdogan says Kurdish fighters must leave; Pro-democracy lawmakers interrupt Hong Kong leader's speech; Elizabeth Warren takes hits at Democratic presidential.. USATODAY.com - Published
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader is expressing “frustration and disappointment and regret” over steps by the U.S. Congress to support pro-democracy protesters in the territory and warns.. Seattle Times - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's leader says "it's totally irresponsible and unfounded" to suggest the semi-autonomous Chinese territory is becoming a police state as her government grapples with.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Despite the veiled threat that China's military could intervene in the territory, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said she still believes that the people of Hong Kong "should find solutions ourselves." NPR - Published
Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam says the city's economy is being battered by months of increasingly violent protests Newsday - Published Also reported by •SeattlePI.com •Seattle Times •USATODAY.com
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam warned Tuesday the Chinese military could step in if an uprising for democratic reforms in the city worsens, but she reiterated the government still hopes to resolve the.. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam banned protesters from wearing masks Friday in a hardening of the government's stance on the territory's most disruptive crisis since it reverted to Chinese rule in 1997. FOXNews.com - Published
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s beleaguered leader Carrie Lam faced her public with humility, but she may not get the response she hoped for. In a face-off with an antagonistic audience, Lam quietly.. Seattle Times - Published
HONG KONG (AP) — Riot police have begun securing a stadium in downtown Hong Kong ahead of a town hall session by city leader Carrie Lam aimed at cooling down months of protests for greater democracy.. Seattle Times - Published
BANGKOK (AP) — Shares edged higher in Asia on Tuesday after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin confirmed that China-U.S. trade talks were due to resume in two weeks' time.
The Shanghai.. SeattlePI.com - Published
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says she doesn’t expect her first town hall dialogue this week to find answers to the months-long pro-democracy protests but hopes it will be a step.. Seattle Times - Published
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says the government asked international public relations firms to help restore the city’s reputation, battered by months of pro-democracy protests, but.. Seattle Times - Published
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday renewed an appeal to pro-democracy protesters to halt violence and engage in dialogue, as the city’s richest man urged the government to.. Seattle Times - Published
· *Hong Kong protesters are calling on Donald Trump to help end their confrontation with the government.*
· *Thousands waved American flags and marched in front of the US consulate on.. Business Insider - Published
HONG KONG (AP) — Students in Hong Kong are forming human chains outside their schools to raise awareness for the remaining four demands of protesters involved in months of demonstrations in the.. Seattle Times - Published