Michael Tien

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Chan Tong-kai (20): his case led to Hong Kong’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, proposing a wide-ranging extradition Bill, which sparked widespread pro-democracy protests.   Photograph: Mark Schiefelbein/AP

A Hong Kong murder suspect whose case sparked the city’s recent crisis has offered to return to Taiwan to hand himself in for the killing of his pregn(...)

Demonstratoras against the extradition bill are seen while police stand guard near the Legislative Council Complex in Hong Kong. Photograph: Hector Retamal/AFP/Getty Images

Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam has said she will suspend a proposed extradition bill indefinitely. Ms Lam said in a press conference that she(...)

Hundreds of mothers protest against the amendments to the extradition law in Hong Kong on Friday, June 14th. Photograph: Vincent Yu/AP

One of Hong Kong’s most senior government advisers has said it is “impossible” to continue discussion of a controversial extradition Bill against a ba(...)