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Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Agnes Chow is released from prison on Saturday after serving nearly seven months for her role in an unauthorised assembly during the city’s 2019 anti-government protests. Photograph: Anthony Kwan/Getty

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Agnes Chow was released from prison on Saturday after serving nearly seven months for her role in an unauthorised ass(...)

Media mogul Jimmy Lai in handcuffs arriving at the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre after being denied bail in Hong Kong, China.  Photograph: Jerome Favre/ EPA

Hong Kong’s crackdown on dissent has escalated, with national security charges laid against media mogul Jimmy Lai, and a guilty verdict for teenage ac(...)

Members of the media surround a correctional services bus purportedly carrying pro-democracy activists Agnes Chow, Ivan Lam and Joshua Wong as it leaves the court in Hong Kong on Monday. Photograph: AFP via Getty Images

Joshua Wong, the Hong Kong pro-democracy campaigner, pleaded guilty along with two other activists on Monday to unauthorised assembly charges over a 2(...)

 Media tycoon and founder of Apple Daily Jimmy Lai (right)  leaves  Mongkok Police Station in Hong Kong, China, on Tuesday. Photograph: Jerome Favre/EPA

Hong Kong pro-democracy figure and media mogul Jimmy Lai received a hero’s welcome as he returned to his newspaper after being arrested on allegations(...)

An Apple Daily newspaper is seen at a newsstand on Tuesday. Photograph:  Billy HC Kwok/Getty Images

Hong Kong’s Apple Daily tabloid responded with defiance on Tuesday to the arrest of owner Jimmy Lai under a new national security law imposed by Beiji(...)

 Police stop and search a man after they entered a shopping mall to disperse people attending a lunchtime rally in Hong Kong on Tuesday. Photograph:   Anthony Wallace/AFP via Getty Images)

China passed a contentious national security law on Tuesday that will enable authorities to crack down on subversive and secessionist activity in Hong(...)

Police check for protesters on  Hong Kong’s metro  on Sunday. Photograph: Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty

Hong Kong police have launched a wave of arrests against prominent democracy activists, marking a new phase in government efforts to stop mass protest(...)

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists Agnes Chowand Joshua Wong  speak to the press after they were released on bail   on Friday.  Photograph: Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP/Getty Images

Hong Kong police have launched a wave of arrests against prominent democracy activists, marking a new phase in government efforts to stop mass protest(...)

Joshua Wong, who at 19 years of age is not eligible to vote in Hong Kong’s limited elections for another two years, was the public face of the Occupy Central movement. Photograph: Isaac Lawrence/AFP/Getty Images

With a powerful image of co-founder Agnes Chow as Katniss Everdeen above the caption “Younger Games”, Hong Kong’s teenage democracy activists have ann(...)

Hong Kong chief executive Leung Chun-ying at  a press conference  on Monday. He said he and his government were “highly concerned” about the case of the missing booksellers. Photograph:  Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images

Hong Kong democracy activist Agnes Chow has criticised what she calls Beijing’s “political suppression” after the disappearance of five booksellers sp(...)