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Hong Kong protesters attack suspected undercover cops during violent clashes

Protesters turned on at least two people they suspected of being undercover cops during violent clashes in Hong Kong. CBS News correspondent Debora Patta spoke with CBSN about the unrest at the airport, where flights were canceled for the second day in a row.

hong kong - CBS News
5:00pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Travelling to Hong Kong? Here's what you need to know | CBC News

With air travel to and from Hong Kong's International Airport potentially affected for a third day Wednesday, here's what Canadian travellers need to know.

hong kong - CBC News
4:22pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Hong Kong protest: Demonstrators clash with riot police and force cancellation of all flight departures today

Chinese security forces mass at border of semi-autonomous city in ominous display of power as Beijing calls protests an "existential threat"

hong kong - CBS News
3:38pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Trump hopes 'nobody gets killed' as Hong Kong protests escalate

President Donald Trump addressed the escalating situation in Hong Kong Tuesday, saying US intelligence indicates "the Chinese Government is moving troops to the Border," but security officials tell CNN that Beijing regularly maintains a force presence there.

hong kong - CNN
3:30pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Trump hopes 'nobody gets killed' as Hong Kong protests escalate

President Donald Trump addressed the escalating situation in Hong Kong Tuesday, saying US intelligence indicates "the Chinese Government is moving troops to the Border," but security officials tell CNN that Beijing regularly maintains a force presence there.

hong kong - Google News
3:30pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Police, protesters clash at Hong Kong airport after flights halted for second day

Police and protesters clashed at Hong Kong's international airport on Tuesday after flights were disrupted for a second day as the political crisis in the former British colony deepened.

hong kong - Reuters
2:47pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Trump hopes 'tricky' Hong Kong situation works out 'for liberty'

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the situation in Hong Kong was tricky, but he hoped it would work out for everybody, including China, and "for liberty" without anyone getting hurt or killed.

hong kong - Reuters
2:47pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Mob violence marks 2nd day of protests at Hong Kong airport

HONG KONG (AP) — Frenzied mob violence Tuesday against two men protesters suspected of being spies from mainland China marked the second day of pro-democracy demonstrations that have caused mass...

hong kong - Associated Press
2:40pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Why are Hong Kong protesters at the airport?

HKG, Hong Kong's international airport, is one of the busiest in Asia. And it had emerged as a key protest target before today's mass gathering, as anti-government demonstrators looked to take their message directly to the international community.

hong kong - Google News
2:30pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Democrats criticize Trump response on Hong Kong | TheHill

Violent clashes between anti-government protestors and riot police in the Hong Kong airport promp...

hong kong - The Hill
2:19pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Hong Kong's freedoms of expression and assembly should be protected: U.S. official

Hong Kong's freedoms of assembly and expression should be protected, a senior U.S. official said on Tuesday, after protesters opposed to China's growing influence in the former British colony clashed with police.

hong kong - Reuters
2:14pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Morning mail: Sydney stabbings, Hong Kong mayhem, Epstein island raided

Wednesday: Police hope to learn more about the man who allegedly went on a rampage in Sydney. Plus, Australia’s recycling mess

hong kong - Google News (Australia)
2:05pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Rep. Collins: Protesters in Hong Kong are fighting for freedom and the US should support that

Protests engulf Hong Kong airport; reaction from House Judiciary Committee ranking member Rep. Doug Collins.

hong kong - Fox News
1:52pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

China's reaction to Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong shut down flights at the international airport for a second straight day over anti-government demonstrations. BuzzFeed Asia correspondent Rosalind Adams talked with CBSN about how China is reacting to these protests.

hong kong - CBS News
12:55pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Hong Kong again cancels all flights

Hong Kong Airport has cancelled all remaining flights for the second day in a row after protesters stormed the international airport’s terminals.

hong kong - News.com.au
12:43pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

China denies Hong Kong port visit for U.S. Navy ships amid tensions

China has denied a request for two U.S. Navy warships to visit Hong Kong in the coming weeks, U.S. officials said on Tuesday, as the political crisis in the former British colony deepened.

hong kong - Reuters
12:37pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Hong Kong cop pulls gun on protesters after being attacked with baton

It follows an incident in which demonstrators beat up a man they suspected to be an undercover policeman.

hong kong - Metro
11:47am PDT - August 13th, 2019

Riot police, protesters clash briefly at Hong Kong airport

HONG KONG (AP) — Riot police clashed briefly with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong's airport Tuesday night in a chaotic end to a second day of demonstrations that caused mass cancellations...

hong kong - Associated Press
11:12am PDT - August 13th, 2019

Trump urges calm amid Hong Kong protests, but offers no direct warning to China | TheHill

President Trump on Tuesday said that he's hopeful that escalating clashes between anti-government...

hong kong - The Hill
10:55am PDT - August 13th, 2019

Global Times says reporter held by demonstrators at Hong Kong airport, rescued by police

A reporter from China's Global Times was seized by demonstrators at Hong Kong airport on Tuesday but was rescued by police, the newspaper's editor in chief said.

hong kong - Reuters
10:52am PDT - August 13th, 2019

Trump on China moving troops to Hong Kong border: "Be calm and safe"

Trump has taken a hands-off approach to the Hong Kong pro-democracy protests thus far.

hong kong - Axios
10:34am PDT - August 13th, 2019

Clashes at Hong Kong airport after flights halted

Police and protesters clashed at Hong Kong's international airport on Tuesday evening after flights were disrupted for a second day and the political crisis in the former British colony deepened.

hong kong - Reuters
10:29am PDT - August 13th, 2019

Hong Kong's Airport Devolves Into Chaos as Riot Police Clash With Protesters

Riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong's airport late Tuesday night. The airport remains closed amid the chaos.

hong kong - Time
9:59am PDT - August 13th, 2019

Riot police storm Hong Kong airport as protesters force second day of cancellations

Hong Kong International Airport has canceled all remaining flight departures for the second straight day due to protests.

hong kong - ABC News
9:31am PDT - August 13th, 2019

China Denies U.S. Navy Request to Make Port Visits amid Hong Kong Turmoil

China on Tuesday denied a U.S. Navy request to make scheduled port visits in Hong Kong as massive pro-democracy protests continue to convulse the city.

hong kong - National Review
9:19am PDT - August 13th, 2019

RT @joshuawongcf: We’ll join hands tomorrow in the name of freedom, democracy, and for a better future for Hong Kong. Will you be there? ht…

Ye Tibet Xi (@YeTibetXi)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @CBSNews: Hong Kong police officers arrested after video shows beating of 62-year-old man in hospital https://t.co/thcmQ3OIM5 https://t.…

mira718 (@mira07181)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @Fight4HongKong: -Eye for Hong Kong- 1/ Inspired by South Korean actor Kim Eui-sung’s Instagram posts about #HongKongProtests, #HongKon

EchoWaiWong (@EchoWaiWong1)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @David_Mulroney: China confirms detention of Hong Kong-based UK consulate staffer https://t.co/appBu1nalg via @hongkongfp

Peter Nelson (@RedTory1)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019
RT @ianbremmer: Via Chinese state media.
 
Yes, they really compared Hong Kong protesters to the Holocaust. https://t.co/5gsrZ4K7tF

RT @ianbremmer: Via Chinese state media. Yes, they really compared Hong Kong protesters to the Holocaust. https://t.co/5gsrZ4K7tF

Szabolcs Sandoly (@sandoly)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @BernieSanders: The demonstrations in Hong Kong are an inspiration to us all. It is the right of all people to protest for a better futu…

Quirky Purple (@ChappieApex)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @TwitterSafety: We're disclosing coordinated account activity focused on the ongoing protest movement in Hong Kong. Our investigations h…

緑風子 ; stream #We_dont_Talk_Together (@padaanpotpot)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @DrewPavlou: The CIS claims in a report today that UQ is among seven universities in Australia “more dependent on fee-paying Chinese stu…

噴照骨胡 (@hundericocco)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @ANNAS8NE: #Eye4HK Challenge tonight!! Upload a selfie with your right eye covered and tag your friends Stand with Hong Kong, fight for…

fishshrimpcrab (@fishshrimpcrab)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

Hong Kong protests become flashpoint in information war between China and US | https://t.co/DP1nbEgt9L

Ed Mecka (@edmecka)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @TheEconomist: Viewpoint: "Hong Kong will emerge a different city from its former self," says Regina Ip of Hong Kong's New People's Part…

Emanonu (@emanonu)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

In the Hong Kong protest movement, Pepe the Frog takes a different meaning. #Glocalization in action! https://t.co/UoH9KkTsp7

Lindita Camaj (@camaj_camaj)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @Arthur68751183: Hong Kong protesters take to the subway, as China confirms U.K. consulate employee detained | CBC News https://t.co/oji…

Ang (@AngKemegarah)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @charlesmok: Cathay CEO Refused to Name Hong Kong Protesters to Chinese Government, Named Himself Instead and Resigned https://t.co/wzYA…

Netizen HK (@NetizenHK)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @dancohen3000: Meet Jimmy Lai, the anti-communist media tycoon guiding the Hong Kong protests in collaboration with the Trump administra…

Socio Sapien (@sociosapien)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

You got fake news on you don’t mean you are doing right things as yong ppl the first thing you should learn from books is always rooting to your own country https://t.co/LVRSF1XhQS

Daisy☘️ (@luvhobicutie)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @CNN: An umbrella. A bauhinia flower. A bleeding eye. They've become symbols of the Hong Kong protests -- and now, a number of demonstra…

mike porter, the Bruce Banner of tweetin! Endgames (@ihmike)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019
Hong Kong: Timeline of extradition protests: A timeline of the unprecedented protests which have rocked Hong Kong for weeks. https://t.co/53UOiVqkmX

Hong Kong: Timeline of extradition protests: A timeline of the unprecedented protests which have rocked Hong Kong for weeks. https://t.co/53UOiVqkmX

Toufaani (@Toufaani)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

Harley, who rode on a short-term contract in Hong Kong last season, is due to arrive in Melbourne on August 28. https://t.co/9suJq4bPlT

Racing.com (@Racing)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

VOA - Hong Kong Protesters Recall Violent Subway Attack https://t.co/P6krqpUK6g

Afropages (@AfropagesEn)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

This, by @TaberTooth, is fascinating: crowdsourcing leadership and upvoting tactics as the new model of resistance and protest. #SocialMedia https://t.co/IT8n04xAxT

Lydia Crow (@lmtcrow)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @CBSNews: Hong Kong police officers arrested after video shows beating of 62-year-old man in hospital https://t.co/thcmQ3OIM5 https://t.…

John Deeks (@JohnDeeks4)
4:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Pepe is worldwide! Solidarity with Hong Kong! https://t.co/H8LMb1X5tf

DrainTheSwamp! (@ClubFugazi)
3:13am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @burhanliwanay: On one hand, Twitter suspends accounts speaking IN FAVOR of Kashmir protests. On other hand, Twitter suspends accounts s…

آبی کوثر (@Aabekosar)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @rajuparulekar: Cathay CEO Refused to Name Hong Kong Protesters to Chinese Government, Named Himself Instead and Resigned https://t.co/4…

Geet88 (@Geet882)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @joshuawongcf: We’ll join hands tomorrow in the name of freedom, democracy, and for a better future for Hong Kong. Will you be there? ht…

E.gui (@evaguillenhida1)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @OzraeliAvi: My mate: How’s Hong Kong? Me: I love it! My mate: What’s your favorite thing about Hong Kong so far? Me: I joined a rally w…

Toni summerscales (@Tonisummers93)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @ChannelNewsAsia: Beijing confirms detaining UK's Hong Kong consulate employee Simon Cheng https://t.co/GAg9pFLpmP https://t.co/C8OlUDNA…

Monitoring our time (@MonitoringOur)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @aaronMCN: A small group of petitioners, including Max Chung and @michaelmohk, affix missing person posters on the wall of the British c…

Cloud Y | (@cloudyip)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @Fight4HongKong: -Eye for Hong Kong- 1/ Inspired by South Korean actor Kim Eui-sung’s Instagram posts about #HongKongProtests, #HongKon

Alex @鉄男提督 (@alexflh)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

In brief: Alibaba delays $15b Hong Kong listing amid protests, sources say https://t.co/QmUZsI8ps9

Ecommerce Asia (@ecom_asia)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @Panserbjorne39: @vincentcheungws @thebaddest777 I believe there are many Americans who support Hong Kong right now. I only wish there w…

墨丘利 (@2wish4ever2)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @next_china: U.K. consulate staffer from Hong Kong is under 15-day administrative detention, China says. Government spokesman cites Chin…

Susan Shiroma (@SShiroma)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @DailySabah: Britain's Hong Kong consulate employee Simon Cheng Man-kit, who has been missing since Aug. 15, has been detained in Shenze…

Chairman Di (@dianne151052)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

BBC News - Hong Kong: British consulate worker 'detained at China border'. So two women & a tanker detained by Iran, one British Consulate worker detained by China. #Brexit Britain bravely asserts itself & builds new relationships in the world? #RevokeA50 https://t.co/W3waxRK5Su

Brexit Paradise (@BrexitParadise)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019
RT @Reuters: Alibaba shelves Hong Kong listing amid unrest. More here: https://t.co/d8X9e5Bp29 https://t.co/m7yFS9tRYy

RT @Reuters: Alibaba shelves Hong Kong listing amid unrest. More here: https://t.co/d8X9e5Bp29 https://t.co/m7yFS9tRYy

(@bnatt2018)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019
Alibaba postpones up to $15 billion Hong Kong listing amid protests.
https://t.co/7qkIEsoEwH
#alibaba #hongkong #protests #annworld https://t.co/7HZ50BmJBt

Alibaba postpones up to $15 billion Hong Kong listing amid protests. https://t.co/7qkIEsoEwH #alibaba #hongkong #protests #annworld https://t.co/7HZ50BmJBt

Asian News Network (@asiannewsindia)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @nytimes: The Chinese government acknowledged that it was holding an employee of Britain’s consulate in Hong Kong who had disappeared in…

lololololu (@lololololu)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

China says it has detained a UK consulate employee https://t.co/dLs89Ifesu

Hong Kong News (@HongKong)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @AlanRMacLeod: Twitter has decided to unilaterally shut down 200,000 accounts it claims are "spreading disinformation" about Hong Kong,…

You’re Being Conned (@YConned)
3:12am PDT - August 21st, 2019