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Hong Kong media tycoon arrested, newspaper raided [Video]

Hong Kong media tycoon arrested, newspaper raided

Jimmy Lai accused of 'colluding with foreign powers' in most high-profile arrest yet under new security law.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 04:49Published
Hong Kong blocks 12 democrats from election [Video]

Hong Kong blocks 12 democrats from election

Hong Kong has disqualified a dozen pro-democracy candidates from running in a key election, citing reasons including collusion with foreign forces and opposition to the new China-imposed national..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:33Published
Unexpectedly high voter turnout at Hong Kong primary elections [Video]

Unexpectedly high voter turnout at Hong Kong primary elections

It is the first ballot since Beijing imposed its new national security law - many feared this would keep people away.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:36Published
Social media firms worried about China's Hong Kong security law [Video]

Social media firms worried about China's Hong Kong security law

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam called the law 'mild' compared with those in other countries, but tech giants and social media companies are not convinced.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 04:34Published
Hong Kong security law is not "doom and gloom" [Video]

Hong Kong security law is not "doom and gloom"

Hong Kong's national security law imposed by Beijing last week was not "doom and gloom" for the city, its leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday (July 7), adding it was untrue to say she was not privy to..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:08Published
Starmer supports govt’s action on Hong Kong security law [Video]

Starmer supports govt’s action on Hong Kong security law

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has said that his party agrees with the course of action that the government has set out following the announcement of Hong Kong’s “shocking” security law. Report..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:18Published
Moment journalist gets targeted by water cannon during Hong Kong security law protest [Video]

Moment journalist gets targeted by water cannon during Hong Kong security law protest

A journalist in Hong Kong was seen being pummeled by the police's water cannon during a security law protest on July 1. Footage shows the highly visible member of the press run across the street..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:18Published
China adamant about enforcing Hong Kong security law [Video]

China adamant about enforcing Hong Kong security law

As international criticism grows over new measures threatening Hong Kong's autonomy, Beijing warns others to stay out of its affairs.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:37Published
Protesters seen desperately evading arrest in wake of new Hong Kong security law [Video]

Protesters seen desperately evading arrest in wake of new Hong Kong security law

These were the scenes as Hong Kong police chased protesters who were running from Victoria Park. Hongkongers have taken to the streets to oppose the sweeping national security law imposed in secrecy..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:29Published
Explainer: inside Hong Kong's divisive new law [Video]

Explainer: inside Hong Kong's divisive new law

China's new Hong Kong security law has come into effect that heralds a more authoritarian path for China’s freest city. Megan Revell explains what you need to know.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 03:42Published
Hong Kong marks handover anniversary under shadow of security law [Video]

Hong Kong marks handover anniversary under shadow of security law

City's riot police makes arrests as territory's Chief Executive Carrie Lam says new legislation is 'lawful, reasonable'.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:27Published
Hong Kong Security Law: What We Know So Far [Video]

Hong Kong Security Law: What We Know So Far

After weeks of anticipation, a new controversial national security law for Hong Kong was passed by Chinese lawmakers on Tuesday.

Credit: The Street     Duration: 00:52Published
EU "deplores" new Hong Kong national security law [Video]

EU "deplores" new Hong Kong national security law

The European Union expressed anger on Tuesday at a decision by China's parliament to pass national security legislation for the former British colony of Hong Kong despite an international outcry.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:14Published
China passes Hong Kong security law, deepening fears for future [Video]

China passes Hong Kong security law, deepening fears for future

Law expected to come into force on July 1 in most radical change to semi-autonomous territory since 1997 handover.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 05:01Published
China approves controversial Hong Kong security law [Video]

China approves controversial Hong Kong security law

China has approved a controversial new security law for Hong Kong, which many Hongkongers claim will erode the territory's autonomy. Hong Kong's chief executive Carrie Lam refused to discuss the law..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:58Published
Hong Kong security law: Growing unease about China's legislation [Video]

Hong Kong security law: Growing unease about China's legislation

Concerns are growing about who will be targeted under security law for broad crimes which lack clear definition.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:27Published

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Hong Kong security law presents free speech test for Australian universities

The sweeping legislation reaches beyond China's territory and academics warn it could put Hongkongers at Australia's universities at risk.
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New details emerge on Hong Kong security law as first person charged denied bail

Security forces have overriding authority to enter and search properties, and to stop people under investigation from leaving the city. 
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Australia joins dozens of Western countries urging China to scrap Hong Kong security law

Dozens of Western countries are calling on China to remove its national security law for Hong Kong, citing concerns it will erode human rights freedoms.
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UN experts denounce 'repression' of freedom in China, urge dropping of Hong Kong security law

UN experts have urged Beijing to drop its draft security law for Hong Kong and have denounced the "excessive use of force by police and the alleged use of chemical agents against protesters".
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China to have sweeping powers over Hong Kong security law

China will have overarching powers over the enforcement of a new national security law in Hong Kong, according to details released on Saturday that signalled the deepest change to the city's way of..
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China's legislators table Hong Kong security law

China's top legislators have tabled a draft of the controversial national security law for Hong Kong, with the first reading at the National People's Congress.
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Scott Morrison rules out sanctioning China over controversial Hong Kong security law

Australia, the UK, US, and Canada say new Chinese legislation threatens to "curtail the Hong Kong people's liberties" but Scott Morrison has ruled out imposing sanctions.
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S&P/ASX 200 loses steam after China approves controversial Hong Kong security law

S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) finished 76 points or 1.32% higher today at 5851 - touching a new 11-week high in the process. The market broke through the 5900 barrier for the first time since March 11 but..
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China's parliament votes to adopt controversial Hong Kong security law

China's parliament has voted to impose a controversial security law on Hong Kong that critics say will destroy the city's autonomy.
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Thousands protest in Hong Kong over security law as residents consider move to Australia

Tear gas and water cannon have been used to disperse protesters critical of a new security law, as residents consider moving to Australia.
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