Leung Chun-ying

U.N. Urges China to Allow Free Hong Kong Elections

The ongoing Hong Kong pro-democracy protests have drawn attention from the United Nations. On Thursday, the U.N. Human Rights Committee urged China to reconsider the restrictions on candidate nominations that have been one of...

Newspaper Attacks Spur Hong Kong Press Freedom Fears

According to a new report from the Hong Kong Journalists Association, press freedom in Hong Kong has reached a new low since Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying took office last year. The report’s publication follows a series...

Thousands Rally for Democracy in Hong Kong

Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents gathered in the rain for an annual rally for democracy, on the anniversary of the territory’s return to China from British rule in 1997. From the Wall Street Journal: Organizers...

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