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China's 'Nightmare' National Security Bill Has Instantly Reignited Hong Kong's Protest Movement

“The anger of Hong Kongers over this policy is bigger than their fear of coronavirus.”

hong kong - Vice News
11:05am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

China's planned security agencies for Hong Kong a 'death knell' for autonomy: Pompeo

Chinese plans to impose national security laws on Hong Kong could see mainland intelligence agencies set up bases there, raising fears of direct law enforcement and what the United States branded a "death knell" for the city's autonomy.

hong kong - Reuters
11:03am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

China proposes national security law that could have major impact on Hong Kong

Beijing has proposed a new national security law that could have dramatic implications for Hong Kong. CBS News foreign correspondent Ramy Inocencio joins CBSN to talk about it.

hong kong - CBS News
10:38am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Trudeau says Canada concerned about China’s proposed new law for Hong Kong

Trudeau said Canada has long called for de-escalation of tensions between Beijing and the semi-autonomous territory.

hong kong - Google News (Canada)
10:16am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

UK, Canada, Australia deeply concerned at China's security proposals for Hong Kong

Britain, Canada and Australia issued a joint statement on Friday expressing their concern at China's proposals for legislation on national security in Hong Kong.

hong kong - Reuters
9:08am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Hong Kong set for new crackdown by China?

China's rubber-stamp legislature is poised to enact new "national security" laws that could greatly diminish Hong Kong's semi-autonomy. CBS News' Ramy Inocencio reports.

hong kong - CBS News
8:55am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

White House adviser: China's Hong Kong move will hurt its economy

White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett on Friday said Beijing's move to impose a new security law on Hong Kong after last year's pro-democracy unrest would harm the Chinese economy, and warned that Washington could take action in response to the move.

hong kong - Reuters
8:36am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Hong Kong tensions unnerve world stock markets, oil tumbles

Global equity markets edged lower on Friday as Beijing moved to impose a new security law on Hong Kong after last year's pro-democracy unrest, further straining U.S.-China ties that cast a pall over recovery prospects and sent oil prices tumbling.

hong kong - Reuters
8:30am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

US condemns China’s Hong Kong security law

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the law would be a “death knell” for Hong Kong’s special freedoms.

hong kong - Google News (UK)
8:19am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

US condemns China’s Hong Kong security law

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the law would be a “death knell” for Hong Kong’s special freedoms.

hong kong - BBC News
8:19am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

'No one wins.' Businesses fear the worst for Hong Kong's future

Hong Kong's status as Asia's premiere financial hub survived months of political unrest last year. But news this week that China is planning to further erode the city's autonomy has again called into question its future as an East-West conduit for global busi…

hong kong - CNN
7:48am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

U.S. condemns China's 'disastrous proposal' on Hong Kong: Pompeo

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday called China's proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong disastrous and said it could have an impact on the favorable economic treatment the territory receives from the United States.

hong kong - Reuters
7:45am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Pompeo condemns China's proposed Hong Kong national security law

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo condemned China's proposed national security law for Hong Kong, warning that the passage of the legislation would be a "death knell" for Hong Kong's autonomy.

hong kong - Google News
7:43am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Explainer: How ending Hong Kong's 'special status' could affect U.S. companies

New Chinese national security restrictions imposed on Hong Kong could draw a U.S. revocation of the former British colony's "special status" under U.S. law, a move that would have far-reaching trade and investment implications.

hong kong - Reuters
7:35am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Biden says U.S. should lead world in condemning China over Hong Kong actions

The United States must lead the world in condemning China if it imposes new national security rules on Hong Kong, likely Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on Friday after Beijing unveiled a law that could undermine the territory's autonomy.

hong kong - Reuters
7:28am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Hong Kong's future thrown into doubt with planned Beijing legislation | CBC News

Hong Kong activists called on Friday for people to rise up against Beijing's plans to impose national security legislation in the city, prompting alarm that the new laws could erode freedoms through "force and fear," while there was bipartisan condemnation of…

hong kong - CBC News
7:22am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Hong Kong in turmoil over China national security proposal

Hong Kong is in turmoil over China's newly proposed national security law that would tighten China's grip on the region. Scuffles broke out inside the territory's legislature overnight when pro-democracy members protested China's bill. Ramy Inocencio reports …

hong kong - CBS News
7:01am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Hong Kong lawmaker mourns 'end of homeland' as China mulls anti-protest law

As China moves to enact security legislation for Hong Kong at its annual national congress, lawmakers say it feels like the end of Hong Kong.

hong kong - NBC News
6:10am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

China's plans for security agencies in Hong Kong will 'silence city', activists say

A Chinese proposal to impose national security laws on Hong Kong could see mainland intelligence agencies set up bases there, raising fears of direct law enforcement and what U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called a "death knell" for the city's autonomy.

hong kong - Reuters
5:45am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

China's new law: Why is Hong Kong worried?

A simple guide to the new national security law China has proposed in Hong Kong and why it matters.

hong kong - Google News (Canada)
5:29am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

China's new law: Why is Hong Kong worried?

A simple guide to the new national security law China has proposed in Hong Kong and why it matters.

hong kong - BBC News
5:27am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

China’s Xi Jinping tightens his grip

The Hong Kong law and China's abandonment of a GDP growth target underscore his power grab.

hong kong - Fortune
4:05am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

China to Allow State-Security Agents to Police Hong Kong

A new detail in the proposed national-security law would allow state security bodies to operate officially in the semiautonomous city

hong kong - Hacker News
4:03am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

China to Allow State-Security Agents to Police Hong Kong

A new detail in the proposed national-security law would allow state security bodies to operate officially in the semiautonomous city

hong kong - The Wall Street Journal
4:03am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Hong Kong braces for turmoil over new China law as stocks slide on risk of 'strong' Trump reaction

China is poised to pass a security law for Hong Kong that could plunge the semi-autonomous city into turmoil and inflame tense U.S.-China relations.

hong kong - Google News
3:55am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Hong Kong police fire water cannon at protesters for first time during clashes https://t.co/f0Gc4CM8oX

BK (@BKaysac)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @hopefulmyg: that moment during MAMA Hong Kong when you could see hobi’s smile slowly disappear & his words get choked up until he start…

Smay (@njooniex)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @SCMPNews: #LIVE: Police water cannons have arrived on site in Tsuen Wan. Protesters are retreating https://t.co/gVHQnkJF8l #HongKongPro

Cyuen (@Eggandwall)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @tomgrundy: Hong Kong police have defended officers’ decision to draw their guns in Tsuen Wan on Sunday, adding that it was a “natural r…

Nama (@Nama50571114)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Reuters: Anti-government demonstrators in Hong Kong tore down 'smart' lampposts over fears they could be used to collect personal data…

高野宏満 (@bookin8)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @NewYorker: The protests in Hong Kong have evolved into the most sustained challenge to the Chinese Communist Party since the uprising i…

A.Lizard (@alizardx)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @joshuawongcf: Beijing Tank-man 1989 became Hong Kong Pistol-man 2019. A Hong Kong man faced up to a police revolver demanding officer n…

아카 (@hemzzi_person99)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

daniel awigra (@awigra)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @StephenEmmott: @PrisonPlanet Paul Joseph Watson joins the US-controlled MSM “Google has blocked hundreds of Chinese YouTube accounts cr…

darlingdeb ❌ (@DeborahRogan)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @michaeljohns: "Tear down this (surveillance) lamppost": https://t.co/NcLu6R20jW #StandWithHongKong #StandwithHK #HongKongProtests #Ho

Peymaneh Shafi (@peymaneh123)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @VitalistInt: Photo thread from the streets of Hong Kong, Aug 28, 2019 https://t.co/kLoJgga0cK

RT @VitalistInt: Photo thread from the streets of Hong Kong, Aug 28, 2019 https://t.co/kLoJgga0cK

ichsan (@ixsnrs)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RL9631: Totally agree with President Trump. He’s wise to avoid comment and not provoke President Xi. We hope that protestors remain pea…

#Fedup❌ (@donyx0813)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Hong Kong government warns of great danger after weekend of violence https://t.co/KvFUWJVQZn #UK #UKBiz #England #Britain #UnitedKingdom

UK Business (@ukbizz)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @charliekirk11: Protesters in the streets of Hong Kong march with American flags singing the national anthem—fighting against communism…

amo (@alexmrrop)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @WinnieYuen5: @RalphP75 thanks for supporting hong kong! #StandwithHK #HongKongProtests https://t.co/RuTt6u2v17

RT @WinnieYuen5: @RalphP75 thanks for supporting hong kong! #StandwithHK #HongKongProtests https://t.co/RuTt6u2v17

ys lee (@wizysl)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @TerryKalUSMC: Why is it that the Dems never call upon China to reduce it pollution of the air and water? To free it’s Muslims held in t…

Ronald W Powell (@ronspeachless)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

px (@iamtheoneja)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @austinramzy: Amazing and terrifying photo by @LamYikFei of the gun incident tonight. Frightened just looking at this https://t.co/aqpq…

Cyuen (@Eggandwall)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @HongKongFP: A new cartoon by Chinese artist @Badiucao, after #HongKong protesters dismantled lampposts they feared were to be used for…

pepe (@PepeNature)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @hopefulmyg: that moment during MAMA Hong Kong when you could see hobi’s smile slowly disappear & his words get choked up until he start…

ayu #WinterBear (@kobamtaehyung)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @aiww: Hong Kong protests: dozens arrested as government warns of 'dangerous situation' | Hong Kong | The Guardian https://t.co/fPe13LWR…

Steph W (@swaridel)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Mayhem in Hong Kong as Police Fire Warning Shots, Roll Out Water Cannons https://t.co/l9KW0kTuE0

Linda Ann deplorable Italian cat lover (@LindaItalian)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @MarkReckless: How could we argue in favour of democracy in Hong Kong if we let you ignore referendum, block Brexit and deny democracy i…

Cicero (@ratorrehouse)
4:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

Mango slut (@nephewdearest)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

ValenzuelaLorenzini® (@MAVLorenzini)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @BrianQuinn36: The fight for freedom in Hong Kong has been really heating up. We must support & stand in solidarity with these freedom l…

(@ThaKrazyOne)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Reuters: Hong Kong police fired tear gas to break up anti-government protests in an industrial suburb after activists threw petrol bomb…

Locomotion (๑°⌓°๑) (@Megaminano)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @benFranklin2018: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers.

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RT @benFranklin2018: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/aAWgCt7Lc3

Mark Feiler (@markfeiler)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @PrisonPlanet: Hong Kong Police fired a warning shot into the air after they were attacked by protesters. https://t.co/MRfLFLGbTr

RT @PrisonPlanet: Hong Kong Police fired a warning shot into the air after they were attacked by protesters. https://t.co/MRfLFLGbTr

Bogut’spapa (@BogutSpapa)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @michaeljohns: American flags in hand, pro-democracy protesters in #HongKong chant: "Liberate Hong Kong. Revolution of our time." #St

Dep(LAURA)able Help, i NEED a KIDNEY DONATION (@OldSalz)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TheEntConnect: Wandering Oaken’s Sliding Sleighswill be a mine train style coaster and Florida’s Frozen attraction will be heading to H…

Fro Martinez (@fro21tenor)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @johncusack: God I love these people RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.…

JewishVoice4PeaceIN (@JVPIndiana)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Tiff_FitzHenry: Video and reporting by @Jordan_Sather_ of what’s going on in Hong Kong is going absolutely viral. Climbing toward 10 mi…

Socaloverrated2 (@socaloverrated2)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

愛子 (@DevilDragonette)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

emilioelmago (@emilioelmago)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

Randon Lambert (@liljimlambert7)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @JoshuaPotash: One reason Hong Kong uses umbrellas, face masks, and lasers is to fight facial recognition. China is developing a Social…

Maggie Lansdale GO BROWNS!! (@mnlally)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

RT @Jordan_Sather_: Protestors in Hong Kong are cutting down facial recognition towers. https://t.co/bTvb8uis7V

Boudicca (@MaNomDeGuerre)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @DonttreadonH: @realDonaldTrump please help Hong Kong https://t.co/GhixSHqIuZ

RT @DonttreadonH: @realDonaldTrump please help Hong Kong https://t.co/GhixSHqIuZ

kw (@Awake_Nj)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @InTheNoosphere: if jesus was alive today --- he'd be in jail for protesting in Hong Kong he'd be in jail for protesting in Moscow he'd…

LeftyVegas (@LeftyVegas)
4:57pm PDT - August 25th, 2019