Countries have closed off their borders with China, airlines have slashed flights, and hotels have seen a big drop-off in bookings.
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Growing numbers of people are joining unions in Hong Kong to pressure the authorities to respond to their demands.
The city’s prodemocracy protests and the threat of coronavirus build on common complaints.
Newly elected representatives are among those trying to turn the demonstrations into a permanent prodemocracy movement.
The city’s leaders believe a revamped education system will make its people more loyal to Beijing and less likely to protest.
Voters overwhelmingly chose pro-democracy candidates in local elections, putting an end to the notion that a large chunk of the population was against months of protests.
Edward Leung has barely spoken about the demonstrations from his jail cell, but he has emerged as an unlikely oracle in the eyes of demonstrators.
When the protests first began, talk of dying for the movement seemed outlandish. Now it is all too real.
Students are once again at the heart of the city’s protests. They’re not going anywhere.
Protests there have demonstrated the enduring appeal of American values and power. But can Washington live up to that promise?
Chinese authorities have long sought to sway Hong Kongers, but more and more, residents of the city see it as being distinct from the mainland.
What was once extreme, both in action and in discourse, is becoming the norm.
Demonstrations in 2014 brought people like Joshua Wong to the attention of the world. These latest rallies are very different.
The Philippines is converting a historic American military base into a city. Its key funder? China.
Myanmar has pushed out Rohingya Muslims for decades. One of them chose to flee within his own country.
Chinese investment in Hong Kong’s infrastructure comes at a cost.
The former champion of democracy and human rights now tours the globe excusing the government’s record of atrocity.
The spread of hoaxes and doctored photos during massive floods in Kerala showed, yet again, how easily disinformation can spread on messaging platforms like WhatsApp—and how deadly it can be.