Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang says the ;Chinese government never posed this requirement.;During an appearance in New York on Thursday, Silver said the NBA was "being asked to fire (Morey) by the Chinese government, by the parties we dealt with, government and business. "
A Hong Kong protester dribbles over pictures of President Xi Jinping and Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam.Umit Bektas Reuters From the late 19th century up to World War II, Americans were seized by the idea of transforming China into a Christian, capitalist America on the other side of the Pacific Ocean.The word plastic pops up again and again in American statements about China from that era. China is plastic in the hands of strong and capable Westerners, announced President Woodrow Wilson in 1914. China has become plastic after centuries of rigid conventionalism, declared Selskar M. Gunn, a vice president of the Rockefeller Foundation, in May 1933.
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Over 2,300 people have been arrested since JuneHong Kong pro democracy activists and riot police clashed in chaotic scenes around the city on Sunday with police in full riot gear chasing protesters through crowds of horrified lunchtime shoppers.
SAN FRANCISCO: Apple Inc on Wednesday removed an app that protestors in Hong Kong have used to track police movements, saying the app violated its rules because it was used to ambush police and by criminals who used it to victimize residents in areas with no law enforcement.Apple rejected the crowdsourcing app, HKmap.live, earlier this month but then reversed course last week, allowing the app to appear on its App Store. The approval drew a sharply worded commentary criticizing Apple in the Chinese Communist Party's official newspaper, the People's Daily.
The US Department of State has reissued it's Level 2 Travel Advisory for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) of the People's Republic of China with information on the Emergency Regulations Ordinance.The State Department said on October 7, 2019, visitors to Hong Kong should Exercise Increased Caution due to civil unrest.
Hong Kong: Chinese soldiers issued a warning to Hong Kong protesters on Sunday who shone lasers at their barracks in the city, in the first direct interaction with mainland military forces in four months of anti government demonstrations.The stand off with the People's Liberation Army (PLA) came after rallies attended by tens of thousands of protesters earlier on Sunday ended in violent clashes in several locations. Police fired tear gas and baton charged the crowds, while some demonstrators threw bricks and petrol bombs at police as night fell.
The violence came after the Carrie Lam led Hong Kong government earlier on Friday introduced a ban on people wearing masks at public assemblies, a colonial era emergency legislation that has not been used in more than half a century. The ban was aimed to putting a stop to nearly four months of anti government protests in the city that started against the now shelved extradition bill, the South China Morning Post reported.
Chinese President Xi Jinping kicked off a parade marking 70 years of Communist rule in China, as pro democracy protesters in Hong Kong planned to upset the celebrations with a series of potentially violent protests.
Sep.27 -- Bloomberg Television goes inside the protests in Hong Kong that have transformed from opposition to an extradition bill, to wider anger over civil rights and China's influence. In this special program, correspondent Stephen Engle talks to key players from all sides, unearthing the causes of the violent unrest, and seeking possible solutions to a crisis that's threatening the future of this unique city.
Hong Kong police have fired tear gas to disperse protesters who trashed parts of a shopping mall and adjacent metro station.
Hong Kong: Protesters in Hong Kong trampled a Chinese flag, vandalized a subway station and set a fire across a wide street on Sunday, as pro democracy demonstrations took a violent turn once again.The day's action began peacefully, as protesters filled a shopping mall and, in a new twist, folded paper "origami" cranes that they tied onto a large rigging that they assembled in the mall in the Shatin district.