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Pompeo says US considering sanctions on those involved in Hong Kong arrests

January 07, 2021 3:22 PM

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington is considering sanctions and other restrictions on those involved in the arrest of over 50 people in Hong Kong and warned it could target the territory's economic and trade office in the United States.

Hong Kong teen jailed four months for China flag insult and unlawful assembly

December 29, 2020 6:11 PM

Tony Chung, 19, was convicted for throwing the Chinese flag to the ground during scuffles outside Hong Kong's legislature in May 2019

Hong Kong's Jimmy Lai charged with endangering national security

December 12, 2020 2:19 PM

The case was adjourned to April 16 for the investigation to continue and for evidence to be reviewed.

Media tycoon charged under security law

December 12, 2020 5:00 AM

HONG KONG • Hong Kong democracy activist and media tycoon Jimmy Lai, 73, has been charged under the city's national security law on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces, his Apple Daily newspaper reported yesterday, citing a police source.

Beijing to retaliate after US sanctions 14 Chinese officials

December 09, 2020 5:00 AM

BEIJING/WASHINGTON • China yesterday blasted new US sanctions against officials involved in the clampdown on Hong Kong, calling the move "crazy and vile".

Timeline of events: The national security law's impact on Hong Kong

November 12, 2020 12:23 PM

Here is a timeline of developments since China imposed national security legislation in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong national security hotline sees 1,000 tips on day one

November 06, 2020 9:34 AM

The hotline lets residents send violations of the law through email, texts or WeChat.

Police said to raid Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai's private offices

October 15, 2020 3:32 PM

HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - Hong Kong police raided the private offices of media tycoon and activist Jimmy Lai, a top executive at his company said, months after he was arrested under a new national security law and the newsroom of his pro-democracy newspaper was stormed.

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