Pro-democracy politicians say Hong Kong govt is using Covid-19 curbs to block public protests


Pro-democracy politicians say Hong Kong gov’t is using
Pro-democracy politicians say Hong Kong gov’t is using Covid-19 curbs to block public protests by Rhoda Kwan 08:00, 21 October 2020 20:15, 20 October 2020 Print


Pro-democracy politicians say Hong Kong gov’t is using
Pro-democracy politicians say Hong Kong gov’t is using Covid-19 curbs to block public protests. … The government earlier Tuesday announced a relaxation of social distancing measures, allowing …


Hong Kong protesters dispersed by police amid COVID-19
Hong Kong riot police armed with shields dispersed a crowd of 300 pro-democracy activists holding a singing protest in an upmarket shopping mall on Sunday, despite a ban on public gatherings of …


Hong Kong police arrests two pro-democracy lawmakers in …
Police have arrested two Hong Kong opposition lawmakers in relation to anti-government protests in July last year, one of whom was suspected of rioting, the Democratic Party said on Wednesday.


Hong Kong district council chair files legal challenge …
The pro-democracy leader of one of Hong Kong’s district councils has filed a legal challenge against a government official who walked out of a council meeting which was set to debate the actions …


Hong Kong postpones elections by a year, citing …
The new law is seen by many residents as Beijing’s attempt to curb dissent in the city after months of pro-democracy and anti-government protests in Hong Kong last year. World & Nation


HK court rejects Joshua Wong’s challenge to 2019 election …
HONG KONG, Sept 23 — A Hong Kong court rejected on procedural grounds today a challenge by pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong to his disqualification from district elections in the city last year. Opposition politicians and activists had been watching Wong’s challenge closely as they press their campaign for greater democracy in the Chinese …


In Pictures: Pepper spray, pepperballs during pro
In Pictures: Pepper spray, pepperballs during pro-democracy demo in Kowloon as Hong Kong riot police arrest hundreds by Tom Grundy 20:00, 6 September 2020 13:28, 7 September 2020 Print


Hong Kong Activists See Virus Fueling More Support for …
Feb 8, 2020Czech Police Clash With Protesters Opposing Covid-19 Curbs … frustration over the government’s handling of the public health crisis will fuel … Hong Kong’s protests erupted in June of last …


Virus Brings Out Ugly Side of Hong Kong’s Protest Movement …
A Hong Kong demonstrator holds a placard during a protest calling on the government to close the border with China on Feb. 4, 2020.
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