Protesters March As New Hong Kong Leader Is Sworn In

The demonstrations reflected concerns that the new chief executive, Leung Chun-ying, may roll back some of the city’s cherished civil liberties.

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    That framework has Hong Kong's next leader being directly elected for the first time, but notes that the candidates for the ballot will be screened by a nominating committee. The government responded to Sunday's protest march with a statement on its ...
    02/1/2015 - 2:01 am | View Link
  • Protesters march on Hong Kong leader’s residence
    HONG KONG: About 200 Hong Kong protesters marched to the home of the city’s Beijing-backed leader on Wednesday to push their case for greater democracy a day after talks between student leaders and senior officials failed to break the deadlock.
    10/23/2014 - 7:31 am | View Link
  • Hong Kong Protesters March After Leader Says Democracy Gives Poor Too Much Power
    HONG KONG -- Representatives from trade unions, women's groups and left-leaning political parties marched on the house of Hong Kong’s Chief Executive C.Y. Leung on Wednesday after he told media outlets that free elections would give poor people too much ...
    10/22/2014 - 12:18 pm | View Link
  • Protesters march to Hong Kong leader's home
    Protesters march to Hong Kong leader's home Hong Kong protesters march to the home of the city's Beijing-backed leader, Leung Chun-ying, pushing their case for greater democracy. Jillian Kitchener reports. Video provided by Reuters Check out this story on ...
    10/22/2014 - 9:00 am | View Link
  • Protesters March to Hong Kong Leader's Home
    Talks with government officials have not moved their case forward, but pro-democracy demonstrators are marching on this time, to the home of Hong Kong's leader CY Leung. Hong Kong democracy supporters are angry at remarks made by Chief Executive Leung Chun ...
    10/22/2014 - 5:01 am | View Link
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  • Hong Kong Protests
    On the 18th anniversary of handover from Britain to China, tens of thousands marched in Hong Kong demanding Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's resignation.
    08/31/2015 - 7:51 pm | View Website
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    08/29/2015 - 12:16 pm | View Website
  • Hong Kong protesters march to Legislative Council in ...
    Thousands of protesters brandishing symbolic yellow umbrellas marched from Causeway Bay to the Legislative Council building in Admiralty yesterday in opposition to ...
    06/14/2015 - 7:58 pm | View Website
  • Hong Kong Protesters March Ahead of Upcoming Reform Bill
    Protesters have taken again to the streets of Hong Kong to demand a say in the way the city's leader is elected in polls slated for 2017
    06/14/2015 - 10:25 am | View Website
  • In Wake of Protests, Hong Kong Student Group Changes ...
    Could a change of leadership in Hong Kong’s biggest university student group inject new life into the city’s protest movement? Amid signs of fatigue ...
    03/23/2015 - 3:10 pm | View Website
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