Gulf Times - Hong-Kong
Hong Kong protests met with tear gas; China frees UK mission staffer

Hong Kong protests met with tear gas; China frees UK mission staffer

Hong Kong police fired volleys of tear gas to break up anti-government protests in a gritty industrial suburb on Saturday after activists threw petrol bombs and bricks

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

Twitter, Facebook accuse China of HK discord campaign

Twitter, Facebook accuse China of HK discord campaign

Twitter and Facebook have accused the Chinese government of backing a social media campaign to discredit Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement and sow political discord in the city.

Hong Kong readies for further protests after huge, peaceful rally

Hong Kong readies for further protests after huge, peaceful rally

Hong Kong is gearing up for further protests this week after hundreds of thousands of anti-government demonstrators braved heavy rain to rally peacefully on Sunday

Hong Kong protesters flood city streets in largest rally in weeks

Hong Kong protesters flood city streets in largest rally in weeks

A sea of democracy activists flooded the streets of Hong Kong Sunday in a defiant show to the city's leaders that their movement still pulls wide public support, despite mounting violence ...

Hong Kong protesters rally to show 'peaceful' credentials after chaos

Hong Kong protesters rally to show 'peaceful' credentials after chaos

Hong Kong democracy activists gathered Sunday for a major rally to show the city's leaders their protest movement still attracts wide public support

Hong Kong teachers rally in thunderstorm at start of weekend of protests

Hong Kong teachers rally in thunderstorm at start of weekend of protests

Several thousand Hong Kong school teachers and supporters braved thunderstorms on Saturday to start a weekend of anti-government protests

Cathay CEO resigns amid Hong Kong protest blowback as more rallies planned

Cathay CEO resigns amid Hong Kong protest blowback as more rallies planned

The boss of Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific Airways quit on Friday, the highest-profile corporate casualty of unrest roiling the former British colony,

Trump urges Chinese leader Xi to meet Hong Kong protesters

Trump urges Chinese leader Xi to meet Hong Kong protesters

US President Donald Trump said Thursday that a meeting between Chinese leader Xi Jinping and Hong Kong's pro-democracy activists could lead to a ‘happy’ ending to months of protests.

China slams 'terrorist-like actions' by protesters at Hong Kong airport

China slams 'terrorist-like actions' by protesters at Hong Kong airport

When Beijing said this week that it saw the ‘first signs of terrorism’ among Hong Kong's young pro-democracy protesters, it marked an ominous step in a progression of escalating rhetoric.

Clashes at Hong Kong airport after flights halted

Clashes at Hong Kong airport after flights halted

Police and protesters clashed at Hong Kong's international airport on Tuesday after flights were disrupted for a second day as the political crisis in the former British colony deepened.

Protesters trigger second day of Hong Kong airport chaos, hundreds of flights cancelled

Protesters trigger second day of Hong Kong airport chaos, hundreds of flights cancelled

Hundreds of flights were cancelled or suspended at Hong Kong's airport on Tuesday as pro-democracy protesters staged a second day of hugely disruptive rallies ...