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HK police release details on riots, vow justice will be served

Violent protests undermine rule of law. In a statement sent to Global Times on Monday, Hong Kong law enforcement officials provided further details about the unlawful assembly and violence that erupted Sunday night in Sha Tin.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 1:34:24

HK rioters assault police, shock public

A photo showing a bloodied police officer with a broken finger has shocked the residents of Hong Kong as well as web users across the mainland on Monday, as the endless violence in the city has made the public increasingly angry and worried.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 23:03:40

Hong Kong summer camp

Students take an oath at the start of the Military Summer Camp For Hong Kong Youth on Monday. The 14-day camp, attended by 600 students, is being held at the San Wai Barracks of the Chinese People's Liberation Army Garrison in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
Source: VCG | 2019/7/15 21:48:40

Han Kuo-yu wins KMT party primary poll for 2020 Taiwan leadership election

Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu won the Chinese Kuomintang (KMT) party primary poll for next year's leadership election in Taiwan, the KMT announced Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 16:24:39

PLA drills off SE coast could involve all branches, a 'warning' to Taiwan secessionists: insiders

The recently announced People's Liberation Army (PLA) drills near the southeast coast of the Chinese mainland could feature all five military branches in a large scale joint exercise, and it might be tailored as a warning to Taiwan secessionists, mainland military insiders said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 14:44:53

Tempo vows to support HK stability after netizens threaten to boycott the brand

German tissue maker Tempo vowed to support the stability of Hong Kong and uphold China's "one country, two systems" after Chinese netizens threatened to boycott the brand over the company's reported ambiguity regarding its marketing strategy on Hong Kong television channel TVB.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/14 21:01:39

'Voice of reason' on the rise in Hong Kong, slams radicals

After violent clashes on the streets of Hong Kong and political rants interrupted normal lives, a wave of anti-violence and rational sentiment has been gaining strength over the past few days, creating what many argue is a necessary response to radical elements that put the city's prosperity at risk.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/12 20:22:56

Radical Hongkongers launch cyber violence

A few companies are under criticism by Chinese web users since they released messages on social networks that submit to the violent protest in Hong Kong or mock the law enforcement of the Hong Kong police, including Japanese firms Yoshinoya and Pocari Sweat, and a Chinese company Ctrip.com.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/11 23:43:40

Hong Kong youth need guidance

Angry, anxious and reckless young anti-government protesters rushed into the streets of Hong Kong to oppose the extradition amendment bill initiated by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government, and some of them were yelling radical, separatist and insulting slogans at the police, the chief executive, the government and even their motherland - China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/10 23:13:40

Taiwan arms sale slammed

The US' latest approval of arms sale to the island of Taiwan will hurt the delicate China-US relations at a sensitive time when China and the US are to resume trade talks, and Taiwan secessionists should know that they are only being used as a card by the US, Chinese experts warned Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/9 21:23:40

China strongly opposes British intervention in Hong Kong affairs, envoy says

China is "strongly opposed" to British intervention in Hong Kong affairs, Chinese Ambassador to Britain Liu Xiaoming said on Sunday, criticizing some British politicians' Cold War mentality on bilateral ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/8 13:27:04

Former governor Chris Patten slammed for 'absurd' remarks

Officials from the Chinese central government have strongly condemned former governor of Hong Kong Chris Patten for "absurd" and "shameless" comments on the city's situation and urged him to stop telling blatant lies or putting on ridiculous performances.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/7 23:27:57

Mainland Taiwan affairs official meets former KMT chairperson Hung Hsiu-chu

Liu Jieyi, director of the Taiwan Work Office of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council, met with Hung Hsiu-chu, former chairperson of the Chinese Kuomintang (KMT) party, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/7 9:32:54

UK urged to stay away from Hong Kong affairs

Citizens and legislators in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on Friday urged the UK to stop interfering in China's domestic affairs, as the city recovers from the scars after its legislative body was stormed by a group of radical protesters earlier this week.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/5 21:48:40

Double standards on violence in Hong Kong slammed

A semblance of calm descended on downtown Hong Kong on Thursday as curious citizens visited the Legislative Council, or LegCo, to check out the damage wrought by radical protesters.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/4 23:38:40

Mainland, HK to deepen cooperation in securities regulation

Chinese mainland will deepen cooperation in securities regulation with Hong Kong to fully protect investors' rights and interests.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/4 11:21:41

LegCo damage angers Hong Kong

The Legislative Council (LegCo) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) opened to the press for the first time on Wednesday after it was seriously damaged by violent protesters on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/4 0:36:26

Taiwan separatists warned against helping HK secessionists

Experts warned secessionists from the island of Taiwan to abandon their illusion of colluding with secessionists from the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) to justify their separatist actions and attempt to subvert the "one country, two systems" framework for national reunification.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/4 0:23:40