HONG KONG, China, 16 June 2019
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologized on Sunday as hundreds of thousands of black-clad protesters maintained calls for her to resign over her handling of an extradition bill.
ON THE WEB, 16 June 2019
In the second hearing of Penpa Tsering's defamation lawsuit, known as Case no 20, on Saturday, the Chief Justice of the Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission presented a review of the case.
ON THE WEB, 14 June 2019
Hong Kong's embattled leader faced mounting pressure on Friday to abandon a deeply unpopular plan to allow extraditions to China, with protest organisers getting police go-ahead.
Will China mend its ways after Hong Kong protest?
By NS Venkataraman
Comparing the Hong Kong protest to the way it crushed the Tiananmen Square protest, one must not think that the Chinese government has become less ruthless or more human rights conscious.
Beyond Beijing: 1989 in Changsha
Thirty years ago, the CCP’s army massacred peaceful demonstrators on Tian’anmen square, putting an end to a nationwide protest movement. Andréa Worden remembers 1989 in Changsha and Beijing.