Hong Kong Protest News, Photos, Videos and Tweets

2 million at Hong Kong protest want leader out despite extradition apology - Breitbart

June 16 (UPI) — Around two million people protested in Hong Kong on Sunday, seeking the ouster of the leader’s plan to extradite offenders to

hong kong protest - Breitbart News
9:23am PDT - June 17th, 2019

‘An evil law’: Activist wades into jaw-dropping protests

The jaw-dropping Hong Kong protests have kicked up another gear after one of the city’s best known activists walked free from prison and waded into the unprecedented unrest.

hong kong protest - News.com.au
8:55am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Hong Kong mass protests are just the start of a wider human rights battle

The huge marches seen in Hong Kong are part of a wider movement to push back against authoritarian Chinese control.

hong kong protest - NBC News
7:19am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Recode Daily: Hong Kong protesters are setting precedents in the age of AI-powered mass surveillance

Plus: An “Amazon’s Choice” label isn’t necessarily an indication of a high-quality product.

hong kong protest - Recode
6:40am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Bitcoin Price Hits $100+ Premium in Hong Kong After Violent Protests: Analyst

By CCN Markets: Bitcoin has already come of age as a safe haven currency, a market analyst has pronounced. According to eToro’s senior market analyst Mati Greenspan, the cryptocurrency is trading at a premium of over $100 in Hong Kong on the TideBit exchange.…

hong kong protest - Crypto Coins News
4:28am PDT - June 17th, 2019

'Start Here': Trump cuts ties with pollsters after data leak, Hong Kong protests

It's Monday, June 17, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

hong kong protest - ABC News
2:03am PDT - June 17th, 2019

China says will continue to support Hong Kong Chief Executive Lam

China said on Monday it will continue to support Hong Kong's embattled leader, Carrie Lam, after two million protesters took to the streets with a demand for her to step down.

hong kong protest - Reuters
12:27am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Freed Hong Kong democracy activist joins mass calls for leader to quit

Activist Joshua Wong, who has become the face of Hong Kong's push for full democracy, walked free from prison on Monday and vowed to join a mass protest movement demanding that the city's Beijing-backed leader, Carrie Lam, steps down.

hong kong protest - Reuters
11:21pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong protesters leave streets as Lam’s apology rejected

Activists estimate nearly two million people turned out for march against extradition Bill

hong kong protest - The Irish Times
11:05pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Democracy activist vows to join Hong Kong protests

Activist Joshua Wong, who has become the face of Hong Kong's push for full democracy, has walked free from prison and vowed to join a mass protest movement demanding that the city's Beijing-backed leader steps down.

hong kong protest - RTE
10:39pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong police clear streets as protesters move to park | CBC News

Protesters in Hong Kong left the streets on Monday, averting possible clashes after haggling for hours with police by moving to areas near the government headquarters.

hong kong protest - CBC News
10:08pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Monday briefing: Tory rivals attack no-show Boris Johnson

Hunt and Stewart stand out in Tory leadership TV debate … Hong Kong protesters call for Carrie Lam to quit … why cycle lanes are a ‘waste of money’

hong kong protest - Google News (UK)
10:06pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Pressure builds on Hong Kong leader as democracy activist vows to join protests

Activist Joshua Wong, who has become the face of Hong Kong's push for full democracy, was freed from prison Monday and demanded Carrie Lam step down.

hong kong protest - NBC News
9:49pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong extradition bill: Organizers claim 2 million march as protesters demand leader's resignation

A temporary calm had returned to Hong Kong Monday Morning, hours after the city stunned its leaders and the world with a second record-breaking protest in a week against a controversial extradition bill with China.

hong kong protest - CNN
9:38pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong protests: Umbrella Movement activist Joshua Wong released from prison, vows to join current protests soon

Wong served two-months for contempt related to 2014 Umbrella Movement protests and vowed after being freed to join latest demonstrations soon

hong kong protest - CBS News
9:30pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong activist released from prison, Guatemalan elections, and other news in pictures

9:15 am Hong Kong protest leader Joshua Wong released from prisonJoshua Wong, the student leader who became the face of Hong Kong's “Umbrella Movement” democracy protests in 2014, was released fr

hong kong protest - The Hindu
9:08pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Pressure builds on Hong Kong leader as democracy activist vows to join protests

Activist Joshua Wong, who has become the face of Hong Kong's push for full democracy, walked free from prison on Monday and vowed to join a mass protest movement demanding that the city's Beijing-backed leader, Carrie Lam, steps down.

hong kong protest - Reuters
9:05pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong protest: Police attempt to clear streets

An estimated 2 million people attended Sunday's protest.

hong kong protest - Axios
8:59pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong police clear streets as protesters move to park

HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters in Hong Kong left the streets, averting possible clashes Monday after haggling for hours with police by moving to areas near the city's government...

hong kong protest - Associated Press
8:58pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong democracy activist freed from jail, vows to join mass protests

Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong walked free from prison on Monday after serving nearly five weeks for contempt of court, pledging to join a mass protest movement demanding that the city's Beijing-backed leader, Carrie Lam, to step down.

hong kong protest - Reuters
8:09pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong Freedom Campaigner Joshua Wong Released From Prison as Protesters Vow to Fight On

The democracy campaigner was released from prison Monday morning local time as anti-government protesters vowed to continue their struggle.

hong kong protest - Time
7:50pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong police begin to clear streets of protesters

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police and protesters faced off Monday as authorities began trying to clear the streets of a few hundred who remained near the city government headquarters after massive...

hong kong protest - Associated Press
6:22pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Photos show shocking scale of crisis

The scale of the Hong Kong protests can most accurately be captured from above.

hong kong protest - News.com.au
6:19pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Story China doesn’t want you to read

The scale of the Hong Kong protests can most accurately be captured from above.

hong kong protest - Google News (Australia)
6:09pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Hong Kong police face off with protesters while trying to clear streets

Hong Kong police and protesters faced off early Monday as authorities began trying to clear the streets of a few hundred who remained near the city government headquarters after massive demonstrations that stretched deep into the night before.

hong kong protest - Google News
5:45pm PDT - June 16th, 2019
RT @crewislife: Via @Slate: The Angle: Protest Art Is Beautiful and Subversive https://t.co/7llgxlov6r https://t.co/mdLn0L6r6I

RT @crewislife: Via @Slate: The Angle: Protest Art Is Beautiful and Subversive https://t.co/7llgxlov6r https://t.co/mdLn0L6r6I

bɹǝʇ ɟnɔʞ!ʇoן (@crewislife)
3:02pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @CarlZha: Where’s wall to wall press coverage of protest in #PuertoRico or do Western Media not care because this is not Hong Kong? Are…

Samantha (@LeftyWitchSam)
2:28pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @hkcivil_justice: Another #antielab protest will take place on July 21 in Hong Kong. Speak up for what you believe in and join us. Our f…

TSURUKO (@tsurukofox)
2:18pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @CarlZha: Where’s wall to wall press coverage of protest in #PuertoRico or do Western Media not care because this is not Hong Kong? Are…

Misanthropocene (@boxxedwine)
2:08pm PDT - July 18th, 2019
RT @Chanfreddy2: HONG KONG POLICE ATTACKED IN MIDST OF PROTEST https://t.co/ctXdnWmCyC

RT @Chanfreddy2: HONG KONG POLICE ATTACKED IN MIDST OF PROTEST https://t.co/ctXdnWmCyC

kieri (@internetkieri)
1:48pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @hkcivil_justice: Another #antielab protest will take place on July 21 in Hong Kong. Speak up for what you believe in and join us. Our f…

Ask (@2Abla2Abla)
1:47pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @hkcivil_justice: Another #antielab protest will take place on July 21 in Hong Kong. Speak up for what you believe in and join us. Our f…

NINLIA (@videograppler)
1:30pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

We sat down with the creators of the “Freedom-Hi!” exhibition to talk about the role of zines and other printed material in Hong Kong's protest movements. #cdnpoli #vanpoli https://t.co/N8UU1WvUEy

The Tyee (@TheTyee)
1:30pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

Police clashes as Hong Kong protest sweeps into neighbourhood popular with Chinese shoppers https://t.co/2ceGc3GptQ

Stephan Braun (@StephanBraun81)
1:27pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @hkcivil_justice: Another #antielab protest will take place on July 21 in Hong Kong. Speak up for what you believe in and join us. Our f…

No to Extradition Bill #AntiELAB (@LawSanction)
1:01pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @keiferla: @Rosie @DebraMilazzoSha Rosie .... we need to amass by the millions in the streets and not leave until he goes . We could lea…

Opening Crawl (@Jcjpl)
12:46pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @CarlZha: Where’s wall to wall press coverage of protest in #PuertoRico or do Western Media not care because this is not Hong Kong? Are…

blue boy ✨ (@bluebirdblueboy)
12:17pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @maryhui: The 32y/o Wah Yee Tang cakeshop in Hong Kong has beautiful mooncakes printed w #antiELAB protest phrases like "journalist you…

My (@mydiemho)
12:14pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @CarlZha: Where’s wall to wall press coverage of protest in #PuertoRico or do Western Media not care because this is not Hong Kong? Are…

. (@Billlyhall)
12:14pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @CarlZha: Where’s wall to wall press coverage of protest in #PuertoRico or do Western Media not care because this is not Hong Kong? Are…

SELENA (@LenaPerx)
12:10pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @BBCKarishma: Why China No Longer Needs Hong Kong https://t.co/xB0UfGyANz

C Ross (@CMRoss27)
3:38am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @Sabel_Boo: @CharlesMBlow And some of us, namely @RefuseFascism, called him a fascist. And called/ still calling for the one way to get…

智子 (@LivingInRevenge)
3:36am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @BBCKarishma: Why China No Longer Needs Hong Kong https://t.co/xB0UfGyANz

Jazzmanahn (@jazzmanahn)
3:30am PDT - July 18th, 2019

Art of the Protest: Hong Kongers have turned their demonstrations into a highly effective aesthetic statement. https://t.co/oc1eoxFjyd

Cottage Politics (@ongoliard)
3:29am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @BBCKarishma: Why China No Longer Needs Hong Kong https://t.co/xB0UfGyANz

EME Networking (@EmeNetworking)
3:24am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @BBCKarishma: Why China No Longer Needs Hong Kong https://t.co/xB0UfGyANz

Trading News (@tradnews_)
3:23am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @BBCKarishma: Why China No Longer Needs Hong Kong https://t.co/xB0UfGyANz

BBC Business (@BBCBusiness)
3:23am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @CarlZha: Where’s wall to wall press coverage of protest in #PuertoRico or do Western Media not care because this is not Hong Kong? Are…

oohkalyoo (@oohkalyoo)
3:23am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @TomthunkitsMind: More than 1 million people took to the streets of Hong Kong to protest a law that could allow suspected criminals to b…

Tonkeydonkey (@TonkeyD)
3:22am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @TomthunkitsMind: More than 1 million people took to the streets of Hong Kong to protest a law that could allow suspected criminals to b…

Lady Suffragium - INFURIATED MOM (@YoBusiness1)
3:12am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @TomthunkitsMind: More than 1 million people took to the streets of Hong Kong to protest a law that could allow suspected criminals to b…

Andre Willingham (@AndreWillingha2)
3:11am PDT - July 18th, 2019
More than 1 million people took to the streets of Hong Kong to protest a law that could allow suspected criminals to be sent to mainland China https://t.co/2uviM63blh

More than 1 million people took to the streets of Hong Kong to protest a law that could allow suspected criminals to be sent to mainland China https://t.co/2uviM63blh

Tomthunkit™ (@TomthunkitsMind)
3:09am PDT - July 18th, 2019

Why China No Longer Needs Hong Kong https://t.co/xB0UfGyANz

Karishma Vaswani (@BBCKarishma)
3:03am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @VivienneChow: New Town Plaza, where violent clash btw police n protesters happened, took down Lennon Wall at the mall. Citizens created…

Mint (@MintIsSoFresh)
2:53am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @business: Sunday's massive protest paralyzed Hong Kong, with nearly 2 million taking to the streets, according to organizers. This was…

Dr Jenny Ng (@DrJennyNg)
2:43am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @hamishNews: By no means an official count, but I’ve just interviewed a photographer who has been covering protests in Hong Kong since b…

Dr Jenny Ng (@DrJennyNg)
2:43am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @CarlZha: Where’s wall to wall press coverage of protest in #PuertoRico or do Western Media not care because this is not Hong Kong? Are…

Auriane (@Energie_Aurique)
2:15am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @maryhui: The level of inter-generational respect at this protest is heartwarming. It's a large part of Hong Kong culture, sure, but see…

t (@myetcetera)
2:08am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @tomgrundy: #HongKong seniors protest extradition bill. https://t.co/GLrtmXc3fm @holmeschan_ Pics: @SiuSinGallery "In their fight agai…

Carl Martins (@CarlMartins4)
12:13am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @JeromeTaylor: Looks like we have another long weekend of Hong Kong protests and, let’s face it, clashes ahead of us. Pro-Beijingers a…

Meatball (@meatballcathk)
12:03am PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @JeromeTaylor: Looks like we have another long weekend of Hong Kong protests and, let’s face it, clashes ahead of us. Pro-Beijingers a…

Zashnain Zainal (@bedlamfury)
11:59pm PDT - July 17th, 2019

RT @maryhui: The 32y/o Wah Yee Tang cakeshop in Hong Kong has beautiful mooncakes printed w #antiELAB protest phrases like "journalist you…

Johnny5 (patching in progress) (@tryhardj5)
11:49pm PDT - July 17th, 2019

RT @tomgrundy: #HongKong seniors protest extradition bill. https://t.co/GLrtmXc3fm @holmeschan_ Pics: @SiuSinGallery "In their fight agai…

Silvia (@Silvia51659819)
11:46pm PDT - July 17th, 2019

Hong Kong’s Economy Starts to Feel the Hit from Protest Chaos https://t.co/7997g9gThJ

James Ferrige (FEIN) (@KINGFEIN)
11:37pm PDT - July 17th, 2019
RT @AmichaiStein1: Hong Kong protesters let an ambulance go through the massive protest
https://t.co/IN61ZnJ9fZ

RT @AmichaiStein1: Hong Kong protesters let an ambulance go through the massive protest https://t.co/IN61ZnJ9fZ

Snilloc (@CollinsGichuki)
11:29pm PDT - July 17th, 2019