Hong Kong Delays Election, Citing Coronavirus. The Opposition Isn’t Buying It.

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG — The Hong Kong government said on Friday that it would postpone the city’s September legislative election by one year because

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With Protests Curbed, Hong Kong’s Opposition Looks to the Ballot Box

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG — Clutching a microphone outside a busy subway station, Gwyneth Ho, a pro-democracy candidate for Hong Kong’s legislature,

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Hong Kong Police Raid Pollster on Eve of Pro-Democracy Camp Primary

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG — The Hong Kong police raided the office of an independent polling institute on Friday, on the eve of a primary vote for the

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UK Grants Asylum to Ex-Consulate Worker Who Told of Torture in China

HONG KONG — A former employee of the British Consulate in Hong Kong who said he was tortured by the authorities in mainland China last year has been given asylum in Britain. The

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UK Grants Asylum to Ex-Consulate Worker Who Told of Torture in China

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG — A former employee of the British Consulate in Hong Kong who said he was tortured by the authorities in mainland China last year

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China Moves to Impose New Hong Kong Security Law, Increasing Party’s Sway

This post was originally published on this siteBEIJING — China is moving to impose new national security laws that would give the Communist Party more authority in Hong Kong, a proposal

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Hong Kong Police Arrest Leading Pro-Democracy Figures

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG — More than a dozen leading pro-democracy activists and former lawmakers in Hong Kong were arrested on Saturday in connection with

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Chinese Human Rights Lawyer Released From Prison

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG — A Chinese human rights lawyer who took up sensitive cases of journalists, democracy advocates and followers of banned spiritual

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China Rebukes the US After Saying It Will Expel American Journalists

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG — China took a combative stance on Wednesday, accusing the United States of starting a diplomatic war that led it to expel almost

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US Lawmakers Propose Tough Limits on Imports from Xinjiang

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG — American lawmakers unveiled legislation on Wednesday that, if passed, would tightly restrict imports to the United States from the

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