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Masked assailants attack Hong Kong protesters in subway

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By Tania Snuggs, news reporter Clashes in Hong Kong escalated into violence on Sunday as police launched tear gas at pro-democracy protesters and a group of masked assailants attacked people making their way back from the rally in a subway station. The firing of tear gas was the latest confrontation between police and protesters who Read More

Angry protesters have hardened in Hong Kong – now they want a revolution

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By Siobhan Robbins, South East Asia correspondent Once again Hong Kong’s air is thick with tear gas. Angry and determined, it’s protesters versus police in what is now a familiar game of cat and mouse. After hundreds of thousands peacefully marched in the day, when night fell fresh clashes again broke out. Riot police back Read More

Hong Kong clashes involving protesters, police and masked men turn violent

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By Tania Snuggs, news reporter Clashes in Hong Kong escalated into violence on Sunday as police launched tear gas at pro-democracy protesters and a group of masked assailants attacked commuters in a subway station. The firing of tear gas was the latest confrontation between police and protesters who have taken to the streets for almost Read More

Tear gas fired as police and protesters clash in Hong Kong

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By Tania Snuggs, news reporter Police in Hong Kong have fired tear gas to disperse pro-democracy protesters – hours after a largely peaceful rally against a now-suspended extradition bill. Officers waved a black warning flag before throwing gas canisters at campaigners after they refused to leave the area. Organisers of a march, to call for Read More

‘Everyone to Caracas!’ Guaido calls for mass street action amid reports of US money boost

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In a bid to regain lost momentum, Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido has announced that he would embark on the “next stage” in his quest to seize power next week with a massive street rally planned for Tuesday. “We call on all of Venezuela to mobilize. Together, with the citizen power and the work of Read More

How Assange & RT meddled in 2016, according to CNN’s ‘possibilities’, innuendo & lies

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CNN has released a new ‘exclusive’ report, accusing Julian Assange of conspiring with ‘the Russians’ (including RT) to meddle in the 2016 US election – again. Citing a report compiled by a private Spanish security company – but not providing any of it – the network basically re-hashed the entirety of the Russiagate conspiracy on Read More

China threatens to sever ties with any US firm linked to selling weapons to Taiwan

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The Chinese foreign ministry has warned that American firms would be banned from doing business in China if they are involved in any arms deals with Taiwan. “In order to safeguard national interests, China will impose sanctions on US companies involved in arms sales to Taiwan,” foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told reporters on Monday. Read More

Protesters clash with riot police in Hong Kong shopping centre

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Protesters demanding the resignation of Hong Kong’s chief executive have clashed with riot police in a mainland shopping centre in Sha Tin. Footage shows officers appearing to strike demonstrators with batons after more than 10,000 people marched for greater democracy in the territory. Protesters also called for an investigation into complaints of police violence. The Read More

Netanyahu slams minister for gay conversion therapy remark… stays mum on Palestinian comment

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Israel’s education minister believes in gay conversion therapy and says Palestinians shouldn’t be allowed vote. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his gay comments are “unacceptable,” but didn’t mention the Palestinian aspect. Rafi Peretz said he believes “it’s possible” that gay people can be converted to be heterosexual. “I can tell you I have a very Read More