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US pollution data on Beijing blocked on mobile app

By Monday evening, Beijing’s levels of PM2.5 had reached nearly 200 — or about eight times the level considered safe by the WHO.

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Hong Kong: Pro-democracy protesters face arrest, warn officials

Chief Secretary Carrie Lam said also there’s no room for further dialogue with the student-led protesters.

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Hong Kong priority is to avoid violence: Barack Obama

He says the U.S. won’t stop speaking out about the things it cares about.

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Hong Kong protest talks show a wide gap between students, Beijing-backed government

The students passionately explained why they had taken to the streets for more than three weeks to fight for greater democracy.

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No endgame in Hong Kong

Beijing is likely to restore order in the short term. But does it have a long-term solution to the crisis of governability?

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Hong Kong leader claims ‘external forces’ at play in pro-democracy protests

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s statement was the first time he has alleged foreign involvement in the unrest.

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Beijing marathoners don face masks to battle smog

China’s pollution is notorious following years of rapid economic development.

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Hong Kong police scuffle with protesters, but refrain from dismantling barricades

Public anger simmered over video showing police kicking a handcuffed protester on Wednesday night.

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Hong Kong police drag pro-democracy activists, tear down barricades

Officers wielding pepper spray tore down barricades protesters used as road blocks around the underpass.

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Hong Kong police remove more barricades from pro-democracy protest zones

Dozens of police used electric saws and bolt cutters to dismantle the bamboo barriers that pro-democracy protesters had erected overnight.

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Crowd tries to charge Hong Kong pro-democracy protest

Several hundred people gathered in front of barricades on a main road Monday, chanting, “Open the road!”

Hong Kong protests dwindle, but talks with govt likely to go nowhere

The student-led protests have calmed since clashes with police more than a week ago.

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Hong Kong police arrest 19 in protest clash

The standoff is the biggest challenge to Beijing’s authority since it took over the former British colony in 1997.

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Hong Kong leader says Beijing won’t back down

Leung urged demonstrators to show consideration toward other residents and stop the unprecedented show of civil disobedience.

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Protests on the island are not just about the next election, but about democracy.