Protest organisers say  1.7m people marched  through Kong Kong city centre   on Sunday, making it the second  largest march of  recent protests. Photograph: Lam Yik Fei/The New York Times

A sea of Hong Kong protesters marched through the dense city centre in the pouring rain on Sunday, defying a police ban, in a vivid display of the mov(...)

 Police shine torches on anti-government protesters outside the Mong Kok police station after a rally in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, China. Photograph: Roman Pilipey/EPA

Thousands of schoolteachers joined an 11th weekend of anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Saturday, as shops pulled down their shutters and brace(...)

A staff member stands in the Cathay Pacific Airways check-in area at Hong Kong’s International Airport on August 10, 2019.  Hong Kong pro-democracy activists kept up the pressure on authorities with a colourful “family rally” and a sit-in at the city’s airport, as protests enter a third month. Photograph: VIVEK PRAKASH/AFP/Getty Images

China’s aviation authority cracked down on Cathay Pacific after employees joined protests in Hong Kong, in Beijing’s starkest warning yet to businesse(...)

Protesters run as riot police fire tear gas during a mass rally in Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong. Photograph: Jerome Favre/EPA

Police in Hong Kong have fired tear gas at protesters who defied warnings not to march in an area where six days earlier a mob apparently targeting de(...)

Men in white T-shirts with poles are seen in Yuen Long after anti-extradition bill demonstrators are attacked at a train station, in Hong Kong. Photograph: Tyrone Siu/Reuters

The Hong Kong government has come under pressure from lawmakers to guarantee public security after thugs, accused of being triad criminal gang members(...)

 Protesters clash with police amid tear gas after taking part in an anti-extradition Bill march on Sunday. Photograph:  Chris McGrath/Getty Images

Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in running clashes with protesters late on Sunday amid chaotic scenes as anger over an extradition (...)

Black paint is thrown at China’s coat of arms  during  a march against a controversial extradition bill in Hong Kong. Photograph: Vivek Prakash / AFP

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse protesters in chaotic scenes late on Sunday as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front ag(...)

Police arrested six people during a demonstration in one of Hong Kong’s most popular tourist areas on Sunday Photographer: Kyle Lam/Bloomberg

Police arrested six people during a demonstration in one of Hong Kong’s most popular tourist areas on Sunday, where thousands of protesters sought to (...)

Protesters hold placards as they attend a demonstration demanding Hong Kong’s leaders step down and withdraw the extradition Bill, in Hong Kong. Photograph: Jorge Silva/Reuters

Before the mass street protests, the tear gas and the clashes with police, before the government went all out for legislation that could threaten Hong(...)

A man walks past barriers surrounding the Legislative Council building after violent clashes during a protest against an extradition bill, in Hong Kong, China June 13th, 2019. Photograph: Tyrone Siu/Reuters

Scuffles broke out between demonstrators and police in Hong Kong on Thursday as hundreds of people persevered with a protest against a bill that would(...)

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