Photo of the Day: Freedom from Fear in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This photo of graffiti left by an unknown protester was taken just before sunset on a Saturday, Nov. 23 on a pedestrian bridge overlooking the campus of Hong Kong Polytech...

Carrie Lam impeachment rejected by Hong Kong legislators

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A motion proposed by Hong Kong's pro-democracy camp to impeach Chief Executive Carrie Lam (林鄭月娥) was rejected Thursday (Dec. 5) after failing to win enough support fro...

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Carrie Lam's future in question after Hong Kong elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After pro-democracy candidates overpowered the pro-establishment camp in the Hong Kong district council elections on Sunday (Nov. 24), Chief Executive Carrie Lam said in a...

Taiwan politicians urge Beijing to respect pro-democracy victories in Hong Kong elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese politicians, including President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), have called on the Chinese authorities to properly respond to the results of Hong Kong’s district elec...

The Latest: China says Hong Kong part of it ‘no matter what’

HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on the local elections that took place amid ongoing protest movement in Hong Kong (all times local): 2 p.m. Chinese Foreign Minister Wan...

Pro-democracy parties secure clear majority in Hong Kong election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to partial returns as of 9 a.m. Monday (Nov. 25) morning, the pro-democracy candidates have won 387 out of 452 seats in the Hong Kong local elections, indicating...

Pro-democracy camp looks to have won Hong Kong election

HONG KONG (AP) — The pro-democracy opposition appears to have swept to victory in Hong Kong elections, as a record turnout dealt a clear rebuke to city leader Carrie Lam and her handling of violent pr...

Pro-democracy candidates advance in key Hong Kong elections

HONG KONG (AP) — Pro-democracy candidates won nearly half of the seats in Hong Kong’s local elections, according to partial returns Monday, as voters sent a clear signal of support for the...

Hong Kong voters head to polls in record numbers

Update: 11/25 1:00 p.m. Results show the pro-democracy opposition has trounced the pro-establishment camp, winning at least 387 seats compared to pro-Beijing councilors' 59 at the time of writi...

The Latest: Hong Kong leader votes in closely watched poll

HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on the Hong Kong election (all times local): 9 a.m. Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam has cast her vote in elections seen as a referendum on...

‘We fear Hong Kong will become just another Chinese city’

This exclusive interview with Martin Lee took place in Hong Kong’s Wan Chai district last weekend. Martin Lee Chu-ming is affectionately known as the “grandfather of Hong Kong democra...

Hong Kong protesters: Desperation led to legislature attack

HONG KONG (AP) — It was almost noon on Monday when hundreds of protesters outside Hong Kong's legislature voted to break in. Watching from the side, one protester disagreed. They wer...