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UK’s extradition treaty with Hong Kong to be suspended – Reports

MOSCOW : UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab is expected to announce the suspension of the extradition treaty with Hong Kong on Monday amid heightened...

Trump signs order stripping Hong Kong of special status

WASHINGTON : President Donald Trump said Tuesday he has signed off on an executive order stripping Hong Kong of its special status under US...

Hong Kong police make first arrest under new security law

A protester arrested on Wednesday for carrying an "independence" flag became the first person to be detained under Hong Kong's new National Security Law, Anadolu Agency reported.

Coronavirus: Hong Kong reports first death

The first death from the new type of coronavirus has been registered in Hong Kong, Sputnik news agency quoted a South China Morning Post news item on Tuesday.

Unrest in Hong Kong enters 2020 with mass rally

More than a million residents in Hong Kong took to the streets on New Year's Day as the eight-month-long unrest continued into 2020, Anadolu Agency reported.

Hong Kong police to hand over PolyU campus to school management

The Hong Kong police said Friday morning that the safety team deployed into the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has almost completed their operation and will hand over the campus to the school management later in the day, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting a senior police officer.

Beijing: Hong Kong part of China ‘no matter what’

Hong Kong is a part of China "no matter what happens" in the weekend's community-level elections of the semi-autonomous city, Petra news agency quoted Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi as saying on Monday.

Malaysians including 400 students in Hongkong safe – Wisma Putra

All Malaysians in Hong Kong, including around 400 students are reported to be safe, said Wisma Putra in a statement.

Hong Kong: Police detain dozens of protesters

Dozens of protesters were detained on Monday as Hong Kong police lay siege to a university, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting local media.

Hong Kong rioters set ablaze man disagreeing with them

A middle-aged man was critically injured on Monday after being burned by rioters, the police and hospital confirmed.