Pro-democracy demonstrators return to the protests in Hong Kong

Pro-democracy protesters returned to take the streets of Hong Kong this Wednesday on the occasion of Christmas Eve, to ask for a “true universal suffrage” in the first mass demonstration since the last camp was evacuated last week. One hundred protesters walked to the...

Demonstrators in Hong Kong commemorate one month of protests against the local government

Hong Kong’s Admiralty district, the center of democratic protests in the former British colony, was the meeting point this Tuesday of thousands of people with open umbrellas to commemorate a month since the start of the protests against the local government. Attendees...

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters and local government meet for 1st time

Hong Kong students, who are part of the pro-democracy movement, and the local government beganthis Tuesday its first session after more than three weeks of demonstrations. The meeting was attended by five representatives of the Government of Hong Kong, led by its Chief Secretary,...

Hong Kong Protesters defy repression in Beijing

Since last Friday, tens of thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong, mostly students, protest and challenge the government for a full democracy, as a result of the electoral reform in which China supports the direct election of a governor from 2017. Student leaders...

Hong Kong people asks China for universal suffrage

About 800,000 people came to the polls yesterday for the popular referendum, organized by pro-democracy parties, to call for universal suffrage in Hong Kong. The referendum was organized by the movement ‘Occupy the Central district with Love and Peace ‘, and had a...