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Hong Kong extradition bill officially killed, but move unlikely to end unrest

Hong Kong extradition bill officially killed, but move unlikely to end unrest

Hong Kong's legislature on Wednesday formally withdrew planned legislation that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China

Hong Kong leader apologises after mosque hit by police water cannon

Hong Kong leader apologises after mosque hit by police water cannon

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologised to the city's Muslim community on Monday after police fired a water cannon at a major mosque

Hong Kong's leader backs police use of force as protesters plan 'illegal' march

Hong Kong's leader backs police use of force as protesters plan 'illegal' march

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam took to the airwaves on Saturday to back the use of force by police ahead of a major anti-government march planned this weekend

Hong Kong leader shelves loathed extradition law

Hong Kong leader shelves loathed extradition law

Hong Kong's leader on Wednesday bowed to a key demand of pro-democracy protesters following three months of unrest

Hong Kong leader says has not discussed resigning with Beijing

Hong Kong leader says has not discussed resigning with Beijing

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she has never asked the Chinese government to let her resign to end the city's political crisis

Hong Kong leader sees way out of chaos with dialogue and 'mutual respect'

Hong Kong leader sees way out of chaos with dialogue and 'mutual respect'

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful weekend anti-government protest was the start of an effort to restore calm

Downturn to hit Hong Kong like a "tsunami", as China slaps warning on Cathay

Downturn to hit Hong Kong like a "tsunami", as China slaps warning on Cathay

Hong Kong's protests are hitting its economy, the city's leader Carrie Lam said on Friday, echoing warnings from business leaders including powerful local property developers, as about 1,000 mostly young activists occupied the airport arrivals hall.

Government supporters rally in Hong Kong to seek end to violence

Government supporters rally in Hong Kong to seek end to violence

Thousands gathered in Hong Kong on Sunday for a pro-government rally to call for an end to violence, after a wave of protests against an extradition bill

Hong Kong leader demands end of independence talk

Hong Kong leader demands end of independence talk

Hong Kong's leader urged an immediate end to independence debates in the Chinese-ruled global financial hub on Tuesday, warning that the issue was harming the city's relationship with Beijing's Communist Party leaders.

Hong Kong targets activists day after vote

Hong Kong targets activists day after vote

Police cracked down on Hong Kong democracy activists Monday saying they would be charged over the Umbrella Movement mass protests, a day after a pro-Beijing candidate was chosen as the city's new leader.

Hong Kong chooses new Beijing-backed leader

Hong Kong chooses new Beijing-backed leader

A Beijing-backed civil servant, Carrie Lam, was chosen to be Hong Kong's next leader on Sunday amid accusations that Beijing is meddling and denying the financial hub a more populist leader perhaps better able to defuse political tension.