Video shows crowd of 2 million Hong Kong protesters 'parting Red Sea' for ambulance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After Hong Kong actor Anthony Wong (黃秋生) shared a video of a massive crowd of two million Hong Kong protestors "parting the Red Sea" for an ambulance, netizens were i...

The Latest: Hong Kong activists urge public to hold strike

HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on protests in Hong Kong. (all times local): 1:00 p.m. Hong Kong activists are encouraging the public to support strikes by workers, tea...

AP Photos: Hong Kong activists vow to keep up pressure

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong activists who clashed with police in some of the territory's biggest violence are vowing to keep protesting an extradition bill that has become a lightning rod for concerns ...

'Taiwan stands with all freedom-loving people in Hong Kong': Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to news that Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets at protesters on Wednesday (June 12), Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen posted a tweet condemning the act and support...

Hong Kong protester shot in eye by rubber bullet as police fire into crowds

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As police have begun to use force to try to break the will of protestors trying to halt a controversial extradition law in Hong Kong today, reports are starting to stream in of...

Photo of the Day: 'Water Tankman'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- To express solidarity with protestors in Hong Kong rallying against a proposed law that would allow for the extradition of prisoners to China, Chinese dissident artist Badiucao...

PLA troops in Hong Kong awaiting orders from Xi: Boxun

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As protests in Hong Kong intensify over a proposed law that would allow for the extradition of prisoners to China, an inside source tells the news site Boxun that Chinese Presi...

'I don't know' says Kaohsiung Mayor Han when asked about Hong Kong protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the world's attention turned to up to one million people in Hong Kong marching to protest a controversial extradition bill on Sunday (June 9), itinerant Kaohsiung Mayor ...

Photo of the Day: 'One country two systems is a total failure'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --- As a massive rally was held on Sunday (June 9) in Hong Kong to oppose a proposed bill that would allow criminal suspects to be extradited to China, a photo has started to spre...

Hong Kong students in Taiwan protest against extradition bill

Taipei, June 9 (CNA) Hundreds of Hong Kong students gathered in front of the Hong Kong representative office in Taipei Sunday to express their objection to a proposed bill in Hong Kong that would allo...

Hong Kong on high alert as angered public protests 'Extradition Law' amendment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Authorities in Hong Kong are on high alert for a protest expected to strike the city on Sunday (June 9) over mounting public anger with proposed amendments to the city&rsq...

Hong Kong activists hold Tiananmen Square vigil on 30th anniversary

Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents attended a candlelight vigil on Tuesday to mark the 30th anniversary of a government crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in Beijing's Tiananmen Square. ...

Hong Kong activists prepare for Tiananmen candlelight vigil

HONG KONG (AP) — Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong were preparing for a candlelight vigil Tuesday commemorating the 30th anniversary of the bloody Tiananmen crackdown, underscoring concern for Chin...

Germany grants asylum to 2 Hong Kong pro-democracy activists

BERLIN (AP) — Germany has granted asylum to two Hong Kong activists in a sign of growing concern over how dissent is dealt with in the territory. In interviews with The Wall Street J...

Taiwan allows dissident Hong Kong bookseller to stay for one month

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) is allowing dissident Hong Kong bookseller Lam Wing-kee (林榮基) to stay in Taiwan for at least one month, reports said Friday (April 26). Lam...