Jimmy Lai, centre, who founded local newspaper Apple Daily, is arrested by police officers at his home in Hong Kong on Monday. Photograph: AP

More than 200 Hong Kong police and detectives swooped on the offices of an independent newspaper on Monday and arrested pro-democracy media tycoon(...)

Andrew Wan, a pro-democracy lawmaker, is arrested by riot police during a protest in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Photograph: Roy Liu/Bloomberg

Hong Kong police fired water cannon, tear gas, rubber bullets and pepper spray on Wednesday and arrested more than 300 demonstrators. At least nine o(...)

A woman holds a sign in front of a police line outside of the White House on May 30. Photograph: Eric Baradat/AFP via Getty Images

“We all watch in horror and consternation what’s going on in the US,” Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau said on Tuesday when pressed on Donald Tr(...)

 A pro-democracy supporter is detained by riot police during an anti-government rally in Hong Kong on Sunday. Photograph: Anthony Kwan/Getty Images

Hong Kong police have used tear gas, pepper spray and water cannon on crowds after thousands took to the streets in protest against Beijing’s declarat(...)

Riot police officers during a protest in the Tsim Sha Tsui neighborhood of Hong Kong on Sunday. Photograph: Lam Yik Fei/New York Times

Since the current round of protests began in Hong Kong six months ago, public signals of support from the Trump administration for the demonstrators h(...)

Police detain a woman during a protest in the Tsim Sha Tsui district of Hong Kong on Monday. Photograph:  Kyle Lam/Bloomberg

Fearing a bloody crackdown, tens of thousands of protesters attacked riot police on Monday who were putting a Hong Kong university campus under siege.(...)

Police detain a protester on a street near Mong Kok police station in Hong Kong. Photograph: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP via Getty Images

Apple on Wednesday removed an app that protestors in Hong Kong have used to track police movements from its app store, saying it violated rules becaus(...)

Participants cheer beneath a large portrait of Chinese president Xi Jinping during a parade to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the founding of Communist China in Beijing on Tuesday. Photograph: Mark Schiefelbein/AP

China celebrated its growing power and confidence with a big display of military hardware and goose-stepping troops in Beijing on Tuesday, overseen by(...)

Tear gas canisters are lobbed at protesters during clashes with police following an earlier unsanctioned protest march through Hong Kong on Sunday. Photograph: Mohd Rasfan/AFP/Getty Images

Meeting a frontline protester for coffee in central Hong Kong on Monday, the bustling commuter scenes outside in the city’s business district provided(...)

Riot police detain a protester near the government’s offices in Hong Kong. Photograph: Lam Yik Fei/The New York Times

Hong Kong police and protesters engaged in fierce clashes on Sunday during an “anti-totalitarian” and pro-democracy rally aimed at spoiling China’s up(...)

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