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More than 100 overseas Chinese social organizations and communities rally peacefully in Trafalgar Square, London on Sunday morning. They protested against violence in Hong Kong, singing the Chinese national anthem and chanted "One nation, one China!" and“We love Hong Kong! We love China!”
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 1:08:39

Assembly disrupts Hong Kong again

Black-clad protesters in Hong Kong detoured from a permitted assembly in Victoria Park and took to the nearby streets, blocking business operations and people's life over the weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 0:33:57

Mainland masks, helmets and laser pen sellers stop taking Hong Kong orders

Retailers have stopped delivering equipment used by Hong Kong protesters, including masks, helmets and laser pens, to the city amid escalating riots that heavily damaged Hong Kong's social and economic order.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/18 20:43:39

US foundation supporting HK riots shows 'Americanization' aims: observers

A CIA-backed US foundation has been colluding with the heads of the recent Hong Kong riots with financial and strategic support, actions that Chinese experts said show the US' intention of "Americanization" which is endangering Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/18 20:18:39

Overseas Chinese rally against Hong Kong secessionists and violence

Overseas Chinese took to Vancouver's streets and held a peaceful and patriotic rally to support the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and China's central government on Saturday local time, after a group of separatists organized anti-government demonstrations in seven cities in Canada over the weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/18 18:33:40

Hong Kong opposition-camp media confuse right and wrong

During the Hong Kong riots, the local journalists association has been accused of calling white black
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/18 18:33:39

US F-16 sale to Taiwan could lead to new round of military drills, economic sanctions: analyst

The US' potential sale of F-16V fighter jets to the island of Taiwan is a serious provocation that may lead to strong responses from China, including further military drills and economic countermeasures, Chinese experts said on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/18 17:39:59

Chinese mission strongly opposes EU's meddling in Hong Kong affairs

In response to a statement from EU's top diplomat, a spokesperson of the Chinese Mission to the European Union (EU) said on Sunday that China is gravely concerned and strongly opposed to the EU's meddling in Hong Kong affairs.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/18 15:41:54

Chinese netizens sweep Facebook, Instagram to denounce secessionism, support HK police

Amid escalating protests in Hong Kong, Chinese netizens on Saturday swept Facebook and Instagram to denounce secessionist posts and show support for Hong Kong police.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/18 11:57:57

Hong Kong police says will not use force if not attacked by protesters

A senior Hong Kong police officer said on Friday that the police will not use force if they do not face violent attacks by protesters.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/17 8:25:27

US playing Hong Kong card dangerous: analyst

The US is openly playing Hong Kong as a card to exert strategic pressure on China amid the trade negotiations and escalating contention between the two countries, said Chinese experts, as senior US officials, institutions and foundations have increasingly lent support to prolonged riots in the special administrative region.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 23:23:41

Who is messing with Hong Kong?

Some foreign forces have had a hand in what is happening in Hong Kong. The list includes the US Democratic politician Nancy Pelosi, Senate MajorityLeader Mitch McConnell and Republican senator Marco Rubio as well as staff from the Consulate General of the US in Hong Kong and think tanks from the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 18:28:41

Mainland, Hong Kong celebrities condemn riots at airport, call for rule of law

Along with the escalation of violence in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region including the brutality on a mainland tourist and reporter at the airport, celebrities from the Chinese mainland and the city condemned the riots and expressed their support for the Hong Kong police.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 23:23:41

HK regional govt could use French 'yellow vest' tactics

A Chinese mainland scholar cited the measures that the French government has adopted to deal with "yellow vest" protesters as one of the possible ways to confront black-clad rioters in Hong Kong, which means that if the protesters refuse to take off their masks, they would face a penalty of one year of imprisonment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 22:58:40

Potential PLA deployment in HK will not damage 'one country, two systems'

Even if the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison is deployed to maintain social order in Hong Kong, the "one country, two systems" approach will not be damaged, said a Chinese expert.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 22:33:41

20% HK residents to benefit from a $2.4b economic support package for SMEs and families

The government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) unveiled an economic package worth HK$19.1 billion ($2.44 billion) on Thursday to bolster the city's enterprises and residents to cushion the impact of recent unrest as well as external pressure.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 22:21:18

HK airport authority apologizes to GT reporter

Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) apologized for the insulting and violent treatment meted out to Global Times reporter Fu Guohao by radical black-clad protesters at the airport premises on Tuesday night and vowed to take due measures to prevent similar incidents in the future.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 21:58:40

HK protesters' apology rejected as hypocritical farce to save reputation

The so-called apology from Hong Kong protesters for brutally injuring a reporter and tourist from the mainland at Hong Kong airport was rejected fiercely by politicians, scholars and mainlanders as a hypocritical move that showed no signs of remorse.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 21:08:41