Pro-democracy activists in NYC march to support Taiwan, Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pro-Taiwan groups and overseas Taiwanese in the U.S. converged in New York City on Saturday (Sept. 7) to march for Taiwan’s inclusion in the United Nations and to ra...

Photo of the Day: Lennon Wall for Hong Kong spotted in Taichung, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An Australian English teacher captured this black and white photo of a Lennon Wall created in Taichung, Taiwan to support the 2019 anti-extradition bill protests in Hong Kong, ...

Video shows three Hongkongers slashed with knife while repairing Lennon tunnel

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A man attacked several Hong Kong citizens with a knife on Tuesday (Aug. 20) while they were repairing a Lennon tunnel in the city's Tseung Kwan O New Town, seriously i...

Events held across Taiwan to show solidarity with Hong Kong

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Hong Kong Outlanders, a group comprised of Hong Kongers in Taiwan, organized events across Taiwan Saturday to support the anti-extradition bill protests in the financial capital. Th...

Artists gather in Taipei for residency program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei Performing Arts Center (TPAC) invited 12 artists from 12 Asian-Pacific countries to join the four-week residency program Artist Lab in Taipei, as part of Asia Disco...

5 Taiwan cities to hold events on Saturday to support Hong Kong protesters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Events will be held in five cities across Taiwan on Saturday (Aug. 17) to support the anti-extradition bill protests in Hong Kong. Total Recall, Taiwan Citizen Stemcell, the...

Photo of the Day: Activists show support with 'FREE HONG KONG' demo in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Sunday (Aug. 11), NGOs in Taiwan, including Taiwan With Hong Kong (香港人權關注在台灣) and Hong Kong Outlanders (香港邊城青年), organized a show of support for the pro-democracy demon...

City councilors sponsor anti-China extradition Lennon Wall in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A space where people can stick post-it notes and posters expressing their solidarity with Hong Kong’s anti-extradition law protesters opened in Taipei on Friday (Aug...

Anti-China extradition Lennon Wall appears in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Lennon Wall with messages in favor of Hong Kong’s protests against the controversial extradition law appeared in Taipei for two hours on Friday evening (July 26). ...

Hand signals and Post-its: The Hong Kong protester playbook

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's youth are no rookies when it comes to protests. The city's young activists have fine-tuned their strategies since Occupy Central in 2014, a months-long pr...

Prague is super pretty but super packed

Situated in the Czech Republic, Prague is famously known as the "City of 1000 Spires". Even before stepping down from the bus, I could see the silhouettes of spires etched into the city'...

BC-AP News Coverage Advisory

Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today. Some plans are subject to change.HIGHLIGHTING:Among today's coverage highlights as we see them:-- ISRAEL-PALESTSINIANS (sent; devel...