Hong Kong protests shut down airport as China anger mounts... AFP | 2019-08-12 22:48 UTC
All passenger flights in and out of Hong Kong were cancelled on Monday after thousands of pro-democracy protesters flooded the city's airport to denounce police violence.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news t
Tensions high as Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters face court... AFP | 2019-07-31 20:30 UTC
Dozens of Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters appeared in court Wednesday after being charged with rioting, setting the stage for further unrest in a weeks-long crisis that has rocked the global financial hub.The global network of Agence France-Presse cove
China calls for swift punishment of Hong Kong violence... AFP | 2019-07-29 16:18 UTC
China on Monday threw its backing behind Hong Kong's beleaguered leader and police, saying violent protesters must be swiftly punished following another weekend of running street battles in the financial hub.The global network of Agence France-Presse
Hong Kong Protesters, Police Prepare for Another Clash... VOA | 2019-07-28 06:10 UTC
Protesters and police prepared Sunday for a likely showdown in central Hong Kong, one day after clashes led to 11 arrests and left at least two dozen injured in an outlying district toward the border with mainland China.A midafternoon rally has been calle
U.S. warship sails through strategic Taiwan Strait...
The U.S. military said on Wednesday it sent a Navy warship through the Taiwan Strait, which separates Taiwan from China, a move likely to anger China during a period of tense relations between Washington and Beijing.'
China Warns of War in Case of Move Towards Taiwan Independence... VOA | 2019-07-25 00:40 UTC
China warned on Wednesday it was ready for war if there was any move toward Taiwan's independence, accusing the United States of undermining global stability and denouncing its arms sales to the self ruled island.This month, the United States approved