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No evidence shows police shot HK protester in eye: official

Hong Kong police said on Monday there's no evidence showing that the police shot a black-clad female protester in the eye, vowing to further investigate the incident.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/12 18:04:48

Apple Daily founder expelled from family clan for bringing chaos to HK: reports

Jimmy Lai Chee-ying, founder of Hong Kong-based newspaper Apple Daily, has reportedly been expelled from his family clan for supporting rioters and bringing chaos to Hong Kong, local media reported.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/12 17:50:47

Current protests in HK aim to 'adjust the Basic Law': Peter Woo

The current protests in Hong Kong have exceeded the intent of the original "anti-extradition bill" demonstrations and escalated to become a political reform movement in disguise that aims to "adjust the Basic Law," Peter Woo, Hong Kong business tycoon and owner of Harbour City, said in a statement on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/12 15:35:29

Videos show People's Armed Police assembling in Shenzhen apparently for exercises

The People's Armed Police have been assembling in Shenzhen, a city bordering Hong Kong, in advance of apparent large-scale exercises, videos obtained by the Global Times have shown.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/12 15:29:40

HKSAR gov't condemns violence as protesters hurl petrol bombs

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government in early morning of Monday condemned violent acts of protesters occurring on Sunday, with some even hurling petrol bombs, causing injuries of a police officer.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/12 14:15:40

Association of Hong Kong Flag-guards holds flag raising ceremony at middle school

People attend a flag raising ceremony at a middle school in Yuen Long of New Territories, Hong Kong, south China, Aug. 11, 2019. The Association of Hong Kong Flag-guards held a flag raising ceremony at a middle school on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/12 8:27:45

HK mall 'regrets' for police entering and using toilet

A shopping mall in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Saturday announced it was regretful that SAR police entered the mall and used its bathrooms and claimed, "the police made some customers and merchants feel uneasy". The announcement triggered widespread debate among Chinese netizens.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/12 3:14:07

Video: HK rioters slammed for using airsoft grenade launchers and petrol bombs to attack police

Source: | 2019/8/12 1:31:45

More evidence shows US diplomats' engagement in Hong Kong riots

Media revealed more evidence of US diplomats' engagement in stirring the situation of ongoing riots in Hong Kong as they were reported to have met Hong Kong separatists before meeting Joshua Wong on the same day, Chinese media reported on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/12 1:16:32

Illegal rallies hurt life in Hong Kong

More and more Hongkongers urged police to strictly enforce the law and bring all violent rioters to justice after the city suffered another weekend of chaos and public transport disruption.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/11 17:13:39

Hong Kong rioters attack police with petrol bombs

One police officer was injured after rioters threw petrol bombs at the police during Sunday's protests in Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong. (Photo: CCTV news)
Source: CGTN | 2019/8/11 21:28:01

Cathay Pacific needs to draw clear lines with radical employees: analyst

Cathay Pacific's lukewarm attitude in drawing lines with its radical employees who participated in recent riots in Hong Kong has enraged the public on the Chinese mainland, with analysts warning of further risks if the company fails to root out its management problems.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/11 17:11:24

Hong Kong people express support for police, calling for end to violence

Large groups of Hong Kong people visited several police stations in Hong Kong Saturday to express their firm support for and utmost respect to the police force.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/11 10:12:12

Representatives of Hong Kong Federation of Fujian Associations express support for police

Representatives of the Hong Kong Federation of Fujian Associations express their support for the police force during a meeting in Hong Kong, south China, Aug. 10, 2019. (Xinhua/Wu Xiaochu)
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/11 9:43:26

Macao chief executive candidate announces political platform

Ho Iat Seng, the candidate for the fifth-term chief executive of China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR), announced his political platform on Saturday, which focuses on economy and people's livelihood.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/11 9:46:06

PLA garrison in Hong Kong holds blood donation activity

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Garrison in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Friday held a voluntary blood donation activity, as part of its continuing efforts to contribute to Hong Kong society and residents.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/10 9:18:28

Lam warns of long-term impact on HK

Hong Kong is now facing a situation more serious than SARS epidemic and previous financial crises, warned Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam on Friday, and she called on society to stop the violence and restore Hong Kong's plummeting economy, which was hit by “economic tsunami.”
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/9 22:48:40

Commissioner's office of China's foreign ministry in HK lodges representations with US Consulate General over meeting with "Hong Kong Independence" activists

The Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Thursday lodged stern representations with the US Consulate General in Hong Kong after an officer at the consulate general reportedly met with major "Hong Kong Independence" activists.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/9 9:11:05