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Friday, July 3, 2020
Man, 23, charged with terrorism and secession

Man, 23, charged with terrorism and secession RTHK - 17 hours ago

  • Police have a charged a 23-year-old man with terrorism and secession, making him the first person to be prosecuted under Hong Kong's new national security law. Tong Ying-kit is accused of crashi…
CE picks six magistrates to hear security cases

CE picks six magistrates to hear security cases RTHK - 18 hours ago

  • The Chief Executive has designated six magistrates to hear cases under the new national security law. In a statement, the government says Carrie Lam made her choices after consulting the Committ…
Liberation slogan has always been a worry: Maria Tam

Liberation slogan has always been a worry: Maria Tam RTHK - 22 hours ago

  • The vice chairwoman of the Basic Law Committee Maria Tam explained on Friday why she has always had a problem with the protest slogan "Liberate Hong Kong, Revolution Of Our Times" and why she ba…
US Senate approves Hong Kong Autonomy Act as response to national security law

US Senate approves Hong Kong Autonomy Act as response to national security law South China Morning Post - July 3, 2020

  • The US Senate on Thursday approved legislation requiring mandatory sanctions against foreign individuals and banks over the erosion of autonomy of Hong Kong, setting up the bill’s passage to the…
Pro-democracy leader Nathan Law leaves Hong Kong

Pro-democracy leader Nathan Law leaves Hong Kong CNN - July 3, 2020

  • Nathan Law, a former lawmaker and prominent pro-democracy activist, has fled Hong Kong, he announced Thursday on Facebook. The news comes days after China's central government imposed a controve…

China warns US of countermeasures over Hong Kong sanctions bill Al Jazeera - 21 hours ago

  • Warning comes as activist Nathan Law flees and Hong Kong government bans protest slogan calling for city's liberation.

Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party drafts proposal to cancel visit by China's President Xi Jinping The Straits Times - 17 hours ago

  • July 03, 2020 4:28 PM TOKYO (BLOOMBERG) - Lawmakers in Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) have drafted a resolution calling for the cancellation of a stat…
Protest slogan calling for Hong Kong liberation now illegal under new China law

Protest slogan calling for Hong Kong liberation now illegal under new China law The Independent - 17 hours ago

  • National security legislation rules out popular rallying cry, says government
Wukan protest official named national security chief

Wukan protest official named national security chief RTHK - 21 hours ago

  • Guangdong official Zheng Yanxiong, who handled the Wukan protests of 2011, has been appointed director of Hong Kong's powerful new national security agency, while liaison office chief Luo Huinin…
Evil Law Log Hong Kong Boundaries

"Evil Law Log" Hong Kong Boundaries 眾新聞 machine translated - 24 hours ago

  • July 2, the dark and uncertain boundary, should be the Buddhist language, is the scope of the monks practice; The first time I felt the "junction", many years ago in A Shenzhen interview. Photo …
Police blast 'unprofessional' HK journalists

Police blast 'unprofessional' HK journalists RTHK - 21 hours ago

  • The police have written to four media associations expressing “deep regret” over what they say was “unprofessional behaviour” by journalists covering Hong Kong's July 1 protests. In a letter sen…
As China Imposes New Hong Kong Law, U.S. And Allies Take Steps To Retaliate

As China Imposes New Hong Kong Law, U.S. And Allies Take Steps To Retaliate NPR - July 3, 2020

  • The U.S. is cutting back its special treatment of the territory, while the U.K. offers a pathway to British citizenship for Hong Kongers.
China adds 5 new confirmed 2 more local cases in Beijing

China adds 5 new confirmed 2 more local cases in Beijing 熱血時報 machine translated - 25 hours ago

  • Yesterday (July 2) China's 31 provinces and cities and Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps reported 5 new confirmed cases, including 3 imported cases from abroad, 2 cases in Beijing; On t…
I was not sent to thank everyone on the street on July 1

I was not sent to thank everyone on the street on July 1 立場新聞 machine translated - July 3, 2020

  • Hello, Hong Kong people. I am nothing, has not been sent, is still well. It was earlier reported that the Chinese Communist Party would arrest me the day after the adoption of the National Secur…