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How Hong Kong police arrested man accused of stabbing officer just before he could fly to London
Inspector at airport receives anonymous tip-off just before flight set to depart. Plain-clothes officers dash onto aircraft and find suspect in undesignated seat, after he does ...
Australia considers offering safe haven to Hongkongers as national security law takes effect
Scott Morrison said the situation in the city was ‘very concerning’ and the country was ‘prepared to provide support’ to Hong Kong residents. His statement comes a day after the...
US sanctions bill in response to Hong Kong national security law gets final Senate approval
The Hong Kong Autonomy Act requires mandatory sanctions against foreign individuals and banks over the erosion of Hong Kong’s autonomy. The bill’s passage comes as the administr...
How will it affect businesses? Uncertainty over overseas funds, foreign offices
Commerce chambers warn companies to tread carefully, with lawmaker advising operators to adopt wait-and-see approach. Concerns centre on operations such as dealings with foreign...
Germany’s Angela Merkel says right of asylum available to all, including Hongkongers
Chancellor sees ‘no need’ for additional measures to help relocate Hongkongers amid concerns over new legislation passed by Beijing. Merkel says Europe must continue dialogue wi...
Hong Kong activist Nathan Law reveals in Facebook post he has left city
Law says he has landed himself with unpredictable risks after testifying via videoconference before a US congressional committee hearing. During the hearing, the former member o...
US envoy to Hong Kong slams ‘terrible’ legislation, says consulate will still meet with opposition figures
Accusations of US interference ‘an effort to distract attention from the real issue by blaming a foreign scapegoat’, says Consul General Hanscom Smith. Beijing jurisdiction and ...
UK Police arrest 746 and seize more than £54,000,000 after hacking crime gangs
Police have arrested 746 suspects and seized more than £54million in the UK’s biggest ever crime operation.
HK police arrest 10 under new national security law
Hong Kong police say 10 people were arrested on July 1, 2020, under the city’s new national security law.
China lashes out at Five Eyes nations as Britain and Australia offer to help Hongkongers
BN(O) passports and possible arrangement by Canberra offer safe havens after Beijing enacts controversial national security law. Passport applicants in Hong Kong keen to have an...
Epstein ex-girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell charged. No one fake her Suicide (yet).
British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, an ex-girlfriend of convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein, has been charged in the US after being arrested by the FBI. She is accused of groo...
Is there really a “spike“ in coronavirus?
Hong Kong national security law’s long-arm jurisdiction ‘extraordinary and chilling’
It goes further than mainland Chinese legislation and could affect the city’s status as an international financial centre, according to legal experts. But they say pursuing offe...
Full text: The Law of the People's Republic of China on Safeguarding National Security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
The Law of the People's Republic of China on Safeguarding National Security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is just as simillar laws in USA, UK and many other cou...
US slammed for hoarding Covid-19 drug after Trump’s ‘amazing deal’
White House says US secured 500,000 doses of remdesivir for Americans, representing nearly all of Gilead’s production capacity for next three months. European countries say they...
China targets US media outlets amid Hong Kong tit-for-tat
Foreign ministry says Associated Press, CBS, NPR and United Press International have been asked for provide information within seven days. Move follows US decision to register C...
UK says China has breached Sino-British Declaration
The United Kingdom said on Wednesday that China's imposition of a security law on Hong Kong was a "clear and serious" violation of the 1984 Joint Declaration and called on Beiji...
UK offers BNOs 5yr work visa then settled status
UK foreign secretary Dominic Raab said the UK would offer British National (Overseas) passport holders and their dependents a "bespoke" immigration route
Same as in USA and UK: After new Hong Kong security law, pro-democracy voices quit
China had passed a new security law in Hong Kong. The same as in USA, UK and most of the countries in the world - the law criminalises any act of secession, subversion, terroris...
UK grants ex-consulate worker Simon Cheng asylum
A former British consulate staff member in Hong Kong, Simon Cheng, says he's been given political asylum by the British government. He said he can stay in the UK for five years ...
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