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Hong Kong Marks Handover Date with PLA, Protests

On the 18th anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong to China, crowds gathered for the annual vigil, though in much smaller numbers than in years ...
July 1, 2015 7:32 PM

China Approves Sweeping National Security Law

After draft national security legislation was criticized by analysts in May for its exceptionally wide reach and potential to limit citizens’ ...
July 1, 2015 1:30 PM

Lawyers Worry New Rules Will Limit Clients’ Defenses

At The New York Times, Cherie Chan reports on human rights lawyers’ concerns that proposed changes to China’s criminal law, which ...
June 30, 2015 1:47 PM