Jimmy Sham

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Hong Kong law professor and pro-democracy activist Benny Tai  outside Ma On Shan police station on Sunday. Photograph:  Isaac Lawrence/AFP via Getty Images

Forty-seven Hong Kong pro-democracy campaigners and activists were charged on Sunday with conspiracy to commit subversion in the largest single crackd(...)

A police water cannon truck attempts to disperse protesters during an anti-government rally on New Year’s Day in Hong Kong. Photograph: Vivek Prakash/EPA.

A peaceful march drawing tens of thousands of anti-government protesters on New Year’s Day spiralled into chaotic scenes as police fired several round(...)

Demonstrators in flight during a flash-mob protest in the Tai Po district of Hong Kong earlier in October. File photograph: Lam Yik Fei/The New York Times

Chinese authorities have clamped down on the importation of black clothing into Hong Kong in an attempt to stifle ongoing protests, as well as a host (...)

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(...)