After three months of ongoing protests in Hong Kong, Chief Executive Carrie Lam has announced the full withdrawal of the proposed extradition bill. Opposition to the bill first ignited the protest movement, but protesters have since shifted their focus to the subsequent official response and other...
by Sophie Beach | May 28, 2020
A Canadian judge has ruled that the extradition case against Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, filed by the U.S. government, will be allowed to proceed. Meng, who was detained at the Vancouver airport in December 2018, has been charged...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 25, 2020
Swedish citizen Gui Minhai is one of the five booksellers and publishers associated with Hong Kong’s Mighty Current Media and Causeway Bay bookstore who were detained from abroad in 2015 to reappear in custody in China. The...
by Samuel Wade | Jan 29, 2020
Court hearings on the prospective extradition of Huawei CFO and founder’s daughter Meng Wanzhou from Canada to the U.S. ended inconclusively last week. Meng’s arrest in Vancouver in December 2018 prompted a flurry of...
by Sophie Beach | Jun 26, 2019
Following three weeks of unprecedented protests in Hong Kong against a planned, but now suspended,...
by Sophie Beach | Apr 28, 2019
Tens of thousands of people protested in Hong Kong today over proposed changes to extradition...
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