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Hong Kong government calls off protest talks, defends leader’s $6.4M payment – CNN

CNN Hong Kong government calls off protest talks, defends leader's $ 6.4M paymentCNNHong Kong (CNN) — Hong Kong's government has called off talks with pro-democracy protesters, as political rivals repeated calls for leader C.Y. Leung to resign — this time … Continue reading

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Middle East Updates / At least 12 dead as Kurds protest in Turkey – Haaretz

Haaretz Middle East Updates / At least 12 dead as Kurds protest in TurkeyHaaretzRohani says differences remain on nuke deal; Iraq humanitarian crisis may turn deadly in winter, UN official warns; Fourteen killed as Kurds protest in Turkey over besieged … Continue reading

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Xi stance deters protest contagion

Crackdown on dissent makes open questioning of policies unlikely Asia homepage

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At least 12 dead as Kurds protest in Turkey – BBC News

BBC News At least 12 dead as Kurds protest in TurkeyBBC NewsAt least 12 people have been killed in clashes between Kurdish protesters and police in Turkey, reports say. They are unhappy at perceived Turkish inaction in defending the town … Continue reading

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Kurds protest against Turkey as IS advances on Kobane – BBC News

BBC News Kurds protest against Turkey as IS advances on KobaneBBC NewsKurds across Turkey have vented their anger at the government's lack of military support for the defenders of the Syrian border town of Kobane being attacked by Islamic State … Continue reading

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2 Hong Kong college students emerge as leaders in mass protest – Los Angeles Times

Sky News Australia 2 Hong Kong college students emerge as leaders in mass protestLos Angeles TimesJust months after being elected leader of Hong Kong's biggest university student group, Alex Chow joined in the city's annual, orderly July 1 pro-democracy march. … Continue reading

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Protest Camp in Hong Kong Comes Under Assault – New York Times

New York Times Protest Camp in Hong Kong Comes Under AssaultNew York TimesHONG KONG — Protesters occupying one of Hong Kong's most crowded areas came under assault on Friday from men seeking to break apart their pro-democracy sit-in, tearing down … Continue reading

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Legacy of youth protest in China continues in Hong Kong – BBC News

BBC News Legacy of youth protest in China continues in Hong KongBBC NewsAlec Ash is a writer and journalist in Beijing currently writing a book about young Chinese society. Here he discusses young people's historic role in Chinese protest movements. … Continue reading

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Protest leaders and Hong Kong government refuse to budge – The Guardian

The Guardian Protest leaders and Hong Kong government refuse to budgeThe GuardianAerial footage filmed by a drone shows the large number of people joining pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. Pro-democracy protest leaders in Hong Kong and the region's government refused … Continue reading

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Hong Kong braced for biggest protest storm

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