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21 February 2020
Downtown Central is filled with angry people, fueled by the gov's decision to invoke the emergency ordinance and impose a face mask ban in Hong Kong, starting from midnight. The chant today has went from Add oil, HongKongers, to Rebel HongKongers. Sth never heard of before4 month ago
Downtown Central is filled with angry people, fueled by the gov's decision to invoke the emergency ordinance and impose a face mask ban in Hong Kong, starting from midnight. The chant today has went from "Add oil, HongKongers", to "Rebel HongKongers". Sth never heard of before
“Fight back, Hongkongers,” antiELAB protesters chant as they are marching. One young man wearing a black mask chants in English in a tearful tune, “Why are you just saying we are violent? How can you be so indifferent about our freedoms? How dare you?” AntiMaskLaw4 month ago
“Fight back, Hongkongers,” #antiELAB protesters chant as they are marching. One young man wearing a black mask chants in English in a tearful tune, “Why are you just saying we are violent? How can you be so indifferent about our freedoms? How dare you?” #AntiMaskLaw
Building barricades in front of Exchange Square4 month ago
Building barricades in front of Exchange Square
Numbers have swelled on Des Voeux Road Central after 4pm, with more office workers joining a spontaneous expression of anger against the anti-mask law. About 500 people are gathered now, and traffic on the road has stopped since 1pm4 month ago
Numbers have swelled on Des Voeux Road Central after 4pm, with more office workers joining a spontaneous expression of anger against the anti-mask law. About 500 people are gathered now, and traffic on the road has stopped since 1pm
The protest in Central also continues, the Des Voeux Rd-Pedder St intersection still blocked. Calls have gone out for protests in all 18 districts of HK tonight starting at 8pm4 month ago
The protest in Central also continues, the Des Voeux Rd-Pedder St intersection still blocked. Calls have gone out for protests in all 18 districts of HK tonight starting at 8pm
HKers are clearly very angry, lots of people gathering in the city centre during work hours chanting Hongkongers revolt.4 month ago
HKers are clearly very angry, lots of people gathering in the city centre during work hours chanting "Hongkongers revolt."
4 month ago
Carrie Lam says the Anti Mask Law can be scrapped when it is no longer necessary, by way of her order
4 month ago
Carrie Lam just declared that Hong Kong is in "serious and extensive public danger" but not in a state of emergency
HongKong leader CarrieLam didn't shut the door for further use of the emergency laws down the line, saying the Govt is responsive to situations. If the violence escalates, we will have to look at things we need to do to counter HongKongProtests4 month ago
#HongKong leader CarrieLam didn't shut the door for further use of the emergency laws down the line, saying the Govt is responsive to situations. "If the violence escalates, we will have to look at things we need to do to counter #HongKongProtests"
4 month ago
Former student leader Lester Shum says he will submit a judicial review against the government's anti-mask law at 5pm on Friday #antimasklaw #antielab
Anti-government protesters and workers in Central have responded to Carrie Lam's announcement of the anti-mask law by chanting Hongkongers, resist. Hundreds are rallying at the intersection of Des Voeux Road Central and Pedder Street4 month ago
Anti-government protesters and workers in Central have responded to Carrie Lam's announcement of the anti-mask law by chanting "Hongkongers, resist". Hundreds are rallying at the intersection of Des Voeux Road Central and Pedder Street
4 month ago
Hong Kong 'not in a state of emergency', says city leader Carrie Lam as she introduces anti-mask law
4 month ago
Secretary for Security John Lee: convicted violation of MaskBan can result in maximum penalty of one year in prison and HKD25,000 fine
HKprotesters have occupied streets in the heart of Central for AntiMaskLaw protests.4 month ago
#HKprotesters have occupied streets in the heart of Central for #AntiMaskLaw protests.
4 month ago
The new #HongKong law will see violators facing up to one year in jail. Those failing to obey police request to remove face mask for identification face six months. Not known if these run concurrently
4 month ago
#CarrieLam said more than 1,100 people, including 300 police officers, were wounded in over 400 public demonstrations in the past 4 months. "Mobsters launched organised and premeditated attacks and damages, and put Hong Kong into chaos and terror," she said
Education Bureau sending letters to schools notifying Anti-mask Act will enact on Oct 5th 0000, banning ANYONE to disguise their identity in public assembly, march or illegal assemblies. It's targeting students as Carrie Lam suggested4 month ago
Education Bureau sending letters to schools notifying "Anti-mask Act" will enact on Oct 5th 0000, banning ANYONE to disguise their identity in public assembly, march or illegal assemblies. It's targeting students as Carrie Lam suggested
4 month ago
The new HongKong law will give police officers power to ask for the removal of face mask if the officer reasonably believes it is worn to prevent identification
Lam: Recaps the increasing levels of violence in past four months of protests and its effects on society. Citizens ask, can HK return to normal operations Is HK a place to live safely?4 month ago
Lam: Recaps the increasing levels of violence in past four months of protests and its effects on society. "Citizens ask, can HK return to normal operations Is HK a place to live safely?"
4 month ago
Violating the #antimask law would lead to a level 3 fine and jail sentence of up to six months. It will be against the law to cover one's face in public assemblies, legal or not.
Full text of the antimask law antielab4 month ago
Full text of the #antimask law #antielab
Backdrop of the carrielam presser expected to be about antimask law4 month ago
Backdrop of the #carrielam presser expected to be about #antimask law
4 month ago
Due to security considerations, government departments are allowing staff to leave the central government offices in Admiralty after 3.30pm today. Some civil servants were told that they can go to after lunch
2pm and the anti mask-law protest is still big but thinning. This is Pedder and De Voeux intersection. Big portion of this march is office workers, based on attire. hongkongprotests4 month ago
2pm and the anti mask-law protest is still big but thinning. This is Pedder and De Voeux intersection. Big portion of this march is office workers, based on attire. #hongkongprotests
Many wearing masks to show that they are not afraid of the anti-mask law. antimasklaw4 month ago
Many wearing masks to show that they are not afraid of the anti-mask law. #antimasklaw
hongkonger, resists. At Pedder St / Des Voeux Rd Central antiELAB4 month ago
#hongkonger, resists. At Pedder St / Des Voeux Rd Central #antiELAB
4 month ago
#CarrieLam to meet media at 3pm along with top officials from all major departments amid media reports of HongKong govt mulling an anti-face mask law
Some participants of the march in Central have been giving out face masks to others. One social worker told me that she thinks it's her right to wear a mask - opposing to proposals that calls for the ban of people wearing masks4 month ago
Some participants of the march in Central have been giving out face masks to others. One social worker told me that she thinks it's her right to wear a mask - opposing to proposals that calls for the ban of people wearing masks
13:20 Impromptu Wanchai protest on the move. Protesters agree to march towards Southern Playground, and then to Pacific Place 3. A young protester suggested blocking Revenue Tower but others didn't agree4 month ago
13:20 Impromptu Wanchai protest on the move. Protesters agree to march towards Southern Playground, and then to Pacific Place 3. A young protester suggested blocking Revenue Tower but others didn't agree
Hundreds of people, with many in suits and face masks, took to the streets in Central during office lunch hours. Many chanted slogans often heard in HKprotests - ahead of reports that hk government may impose an anti-mask law soon4 month ago
Hundreds of people, with many in suits and face masks, took to the streets in Central during office lunch hours. Many chanted slogans often heard in HKprotests - ahead of reports that hk government may impose an anti-mask law soon
Outside the Airport Express Station, some protesters began to enter IFC but the majority urged them to come out and keeping marching through the streets4 month ago
Outside the Airport Express Station, some protesters began to enter IFC but the majority urged them to come out and keeping marching through the streets
4 month ago
MTR says all stations are open
A female in kimono was standing Tai Koo tonight. Police pepper sprayed her, pushed her on the ground; she was unconscious while the police left her and walked past her.4 month ago
A female in kimono was standing Tai Koo tonight. Police pepper sprayed her, pushed her on the ground; she was unconscious while the police left her and walked past her.
TaiKoo MTR closed4 month ago
TaiKoo MTR closed
23:20 in Taikoo: Tear gas fired into the residential blocks (Block P) of Kornhill4 month ago
23:20 in Taikoo: Tear gas fired into the residential blocks (Block P) of Kornhill
Mafia. Murders. antiELAB protesters and local residents yell. Their voice resonates at the foothill at Tai Koo, one of the densest residential areas in Hong Kong. One black-clad young man points his thumb at his right chest and chants, Shoot me here.4 month ago
"Mafia. Murders." antiELAB protesters and local residents yell. Their voice resonates at the foothill at Tai Koo, one of the densest residential areas in Hong Kong. One black-clad young man points his thumb at his right chest and chants, "Shoot me here."
Uganda's foreign affairs ministry issues a statement on Hong Kong demonstrations calling them radicalized and violent.
Hong Kong police fire tear gas outside Tai Koo MTR station to disperse protesters.  Video: SCMP/Robert Ng4 month ago
Hong Kong police fire tear gas outside Tai Koo MTR station to disperse protesters. Video: SCMP/Robert Ng
4 month ago
HK Apple Daily live video of this evening demonstrations in 8 districts
HK Apple Daily live video of this evening demonstrations in 8 districts
4 month ago
Kangshan Road in Taikoo has been blocked by demonstrators, riot police reinforcements have arrived and black flag warnings raised
First tear gas in Tai Koo since 6.9 fired.4 month ago
First tear gas in Tai Koo since 6.9 fired.
KwunTong A not so 'flash mob' rally is   at the apm shopping mall. As expected protesters paralyse the reservation machines of Maxim's Group restaurants. They also make a large scale graffiti with slogans on the ground of the atrium4 month ago
#KwunTong A not so 'flash mob' rally is at the apm shopping mall. As expected protesters paralyse the reservation machines of Maxim's Group restaurants. They also make a large scale graffiti with slogans on the ground of the atrium
Tuen Mun district, north of HongKong, is one of eight districts taking part of a sit-in tonight.4 month ago
Tuen Mun district, north of HongKong, is one of eight districts taking part of a sit-in tonight.
Riot police were surrounded by protesters after the retreated onto their van. Lots of people venting particular frustration after events on October 1st, when an 18yo was shot in chest by police. He was charged with rioting today hongkongprotests4 month ago
Riot police were surrounded by protesters after the retreated onto their van. Lots of people venting particular frustration after events on October 1st, when an 18yo was shot in chest by police. He was charged with rioting today #hongkongprotests
Protesters forcing riot police to retreat in Tai Koo hongkongprotests4 month ago
Protesters forcing riot police to retreat in Tai Koo #hongkongprotests
On reports that riot police have arrested someone here, residents of Taikoo turn out in droves to heckle police and demand release of the detained.  (21:08, October 3)4 month ago
On reports that riot police have arrested someone here, residents of Taikoo turn out in droves to heckle police and demand release of the detained. (21:08, October 3)
Angry crowd of protesters pushing back riot police in Tai Koo right now4 month ago
Angry crowd of protesters pushing back riot police in Tai Koo right now
Riot policemen in retreat in Tai Koo. Residents march on them hurling insults Triad gangs. Triad gangs.4 month ago
Riot policemen in retreat in Tai Koo. Residents march on them hurling insults "Triad gangs. Triad gangs."
4 month ago
Taiwan likely to ban mainland Chinese visitors for targeting supporters of Hong Kong protests or vandalising Lennon Walls
4 month ago
NOW TV reports that in addition to implementing an anti-mask law, the Emergency Regulations Ordinance may be used to extend detention periods beyond the 48 hours currently allowed If true, the impact would be far greater than that caused by banning masks
4 month ago
Hong Kong Journalists Association to file judicial review over police's "excessive use of force against reporters & intentionally preventing them from performing their reporting duties"
There are still hundreds of citizens outside Sha Tin Magistrates' Courts to support the middle school student who was shot.4 month ago
There are still hundreds of citizens outside Sha Tin Magistrates' Courts to support the middle school student who was shot.
The Hong Kong Executive Council will announce an anti-mask law by invoking the emergency laws after a special meeting on Friday, local broadcaster TVB reports.4 month ago
The Hong Kong Executive Council will announce an anti-mask law by invoking the emergency laws after a special meeting on Friday, local broadcaster TVB reports.
4 month ago
An 18-year-old protester in Hong Kong who was shot at close range in the chest by a police officer during Tuesday's demonstrations has been charged with rioting and assaulting an officer
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