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“China Threatens Retaliation After US Senate Passes Hong Kong Bill; Stocks, Yuan Tumble”

“Update (2020ET): As expected, Chinese (and implicitly Hong Kong) officials are extremely unhappy at Washington’s interjection in their domestic policies by passing the bill supporting the protesters. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Yan Shuang has issued a very strong statement: …In a … Continue reading

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“Video: Riot Cop Shoots Hong Kong Protester in Chest…”

“A shocking video shows a riot cop in Hong Kong shooting a protester in the chest with a live round at point blank range. The incident occurred on Hoi Pa Street in Tsuen Wan during demonstrations to coincide with the 70th … Continue reading

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“…Hong Kong police raid protesters, seize body armor, petrol bomb materials”

“Hong Kong police have seized weapons, armor and materials used to create Molotov cocktails, which they said belonged to radical groups among the protesters labeled ‘pro-democracy’ by western media. According to the police, on Monday and Tuesday they targeted 48 … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Chaos: “…China quietly doubles troop levels in Hong Kong, envoys say”

“Last month, Beijing moved thousands of troops across the border into this restive city. They came in on trucks and armored cars, by bus and by ship… Three of the envoys said the contingent of Chinese military personnel in Hong … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Chaos: “Marchers ask Trump to ‘liberate’…”

“Thousands of demonstrators in Hong Kong urged President Donald Trump to “liberate” the semiautonomous Chinese territory during a peaceful march to the U.S. Consulate on Sunday, but violence broke out later in the business and retail district as police fired … Continue reading

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Good News: “Hong Kong leader formally withdraws controversial extradition bill”

“Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Wednesday announced the formal withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill that has plunged the Chinese-ruled city into its worst political crisis in decades. The bill, which would have allowed extraditions to mainland China where … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Chaos: Barricades ON FIRE

“Videos taken by RT America correspondent Michele Greenstein show impromptu barricades set ablaze by demonstrators, many of whom were armed with metal rods and clubs. Rocks and other projectiles that were hurled at police are also seen strewn on the streets….” https://www.rt.com/news/467738-hong-kong-videos-fire-protesters/

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