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  • Hong Kong Law Under Threat
    Hong Kong Law Under Threat

    In most world cities, protest organizers who managed to keep a crowd of half a million marchers peaceful and law-abiding would be hailed as heroes. Not in Hong Kong. Last week police arrested five leaders of the protest march July 1 on charges of ...

    Wall Street Journal | July 6, 2014 16:16
  • The Rules for Hong Kong Electoral Reform
    The Rules for Hong Kong Electoral Reform

    It was only during the drafting of the Basic Law, promulgated in 1990, that the ultimate aim of selecting the chief executive by universal suffrage was included. In 1990, with Hong Kong still under British administration, there was not a single ...

    Wall Street Journal | July 27, 2014 15:00
  • Hong Kong 2017 Election Must Follow Basic Law, Leung Says
    Hong Kong 2017 Election Must Follow Basic Law, Leung Says

    “China reassures us of universal suffrage in 2017 but it must follow the Basic Law,” Leung told a press conference, citing Zhang Dejiang, chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress. The Basic Law forms Hong Kong's constitution.

    Bloomberg | July 19, 2014 12:16
  • Alleged TSA imposter agent is son-in-law of prominent Hong Kong family
    Alleged TSA imposter agent is son-in-law of prominent Hong Kong family

    An international banker who posed as a TSA screener and reportedly patted down female passengers at San Francisco International Airport has been revealed as the son-in-law of one of the most prominent families in Hong Kong. "We don't care if somebody ...

    abc7news.com | July 23, 2014 01:52

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