Hong Kong

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The US is right to rethink its relationship with China

August 4, 2020 3:07 pm

Things are unlikely to return to the old normal

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Save Taiwan

August 4, 2020 11:25 am

After Hong Kong, China has its eyes on another prize

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Welcome to authoritarian Hong Kong

July 31, 2020 2:52 pm

Rule of law has been replaced with rule by law — and the Communist party’s word is law

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The West failed to stop the Holocaust — now we’re failing the Uighurs

July 21, 2020 9:12 am

Britain has the firepower of diplomatic and economic sanctions and it should be using them in defense of the Uighurs

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Farewell, dear Hong Kong

July 5, 2020 11:05 pm

China's new security law delivered a death blow to Hong Kong as we know it

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The death of Hong Kong

July 1, 2020 9:24 am

The 1997 handover agreement increasingly looks like an historic failure in British foreign policy

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Gracious China allows athletes to speak out on social issues again

June 19, 2020 4:26 pm

Basketball stars can speak about human rights issues China feels need addressing

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Don’t compare the nationwide riots to Hong Kong

June 5, 2020 10:13 am

It’s facile and divisive

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Britain’s duty to Hong Kong: the case for granting full UK citizenship

June 4, 2020 2:32 pm

The time has come to right an historic wrong

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The Spectator’s proud history of standing up for Hong Kong

June 4, 2020 11:23 am

Even in 1989, when communist China was much poorer and less powerful than today, lots of businessmen were overanxious not to displease it

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Will Boris Johnson stand with Hong Kong?

May 28, 2020 12:06 pm

The Chinese government have blatantly violated the handover treaty

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How Xi is using fear of COVID to crush Hong Kong’s autonomy

May 27, 2020 11:31 pm

The leader believes freedom is another dangerous virus

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Pompeo: Hong Kong autonomy statement made with ‘great sadness’

May 27, 2020 7:01 pm

Pompeo said that his statement ‘reflects the facts’ of the situation

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Hong Kong’s ‘one country, two systems’ is over

May 23, 2020 10:56 am

For too long we have betrayed the people of Hong Kong, our promises and our values

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It’s time to take a stand against Chinese bullying

May 19, 2020 1:24 pm

China has gotten away with a lot because the world wanted to avert its eyes

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Chinese diplomat’s COVID-19 PR exercise backfires

April 25, 2020 11:33 am

‘I think this kind of disinformation is very dangerous, I think in a sense it is like a political virus’

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China is using coronavirus to crack down on Hong Kong

April 23, 2020 11:35 am

Over the weekend, 15 senior democracy campaigners were rounded up and arrested

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Xi’s dictatorship is a tragedy, not a farce

January 20, 2020 12:50 pm

His oppression impacts all aspects of Chinese life

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I saw the violent Hong Kong protests

August 26, 2019 1:46 pm

Tear gas, Molotov cocktails and gunfire

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The cosmic combination of Hong Kong, Brexit and the trade war

August 24, 2019 6:20 am

Events could align against Beijing

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Trump must act on Hong Kong before it’s too late

August 16, 2019 1:52 pm

How Beijing will suppress the Hong Kong protests

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From Hong Kong to Kashmir, a new authoritarianism is on the rise

August 15, 2019 11:25 am

The West must offer more than empty phrases of condemnation

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There’s no Tank Man without the tanks

August 12, 2019 9:26 am

Hong Kong protesters are following the wrong script

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Will Hong Kong’s revolution come West?

August 5, 2019 3:07 pm

American intelligence agencies are watching and learning

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What my viral Hong Kong protest picture taught me about fake news

July 31, 2019 2:11 pm

In just a few hours, this woman had effectively become a political Rorschach test