Canada Suspends Extradition Treaty With Hong Kong: Trudeau

Canada suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong on Friday after China imposed a new security law on the territory. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada is a firm believer in the one country, two systems framework for Hong Kong and will stand up for its people. Trudeau said Canada is also looking at other … Read more Canada Suspends Extradition Treaty With Hong Kong: Trudeau

Canada Suspends Its Extradition Treaty With Hong Kong

Canada suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong on Friday after China imposed a new security law on the territory. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada is a firm believer in the one country, two systems framework for Hong Kong and will stand up for its people. Trudeau said Canada is also looking at other … Read more Canada Suspends Its Extradition Treaty With Hong Kong

UN voices alarm over Hong Kong security law as top activist flees territory

The United Nations sounded the alarm over Hong Kong following a series of arrests made under Beijing’s new controversial security law, passed on Tuesday and bypassing the territory’s legislative body. Meanwhile, Hong Kong’s prominent democracy activist Nathan Law fled the city for an undisclosed location after he testified in the US. Subscribe to France 24 … Read more UN voices alarm over Hong Kong security law as top activist flees territory

CrossTalk | QUARANTINE EDITION | Bibi’s Annexation

Unilateral annexation of occupied territory is illegal under international law. But this is exactly what Israel intends to do when it comes to the West Bank. On this edition of the program we discuss why Israel is doing this, the international reaction, and the fate of the Palestinians. CrossTalking with Ramzy Baroud & Gideon Levy. … Read more CrossTalk | QUARANTINE EDITION | Bibi’s Annexation

Fatah and Hamas Unite Against Netanyahu’s West Bank Annexation Plans

Hamas and Fatah on Thursday used a joint news conference to announce that they were united in their opposition to Israel’s plan to annex parts of the West Bank and declared that they would resist the move with “all kinds of struggle”. Speaking from the West Bank city of Ramallah, Jibril Rajoub, the Secretary of … Read more Fatah and Hamas Unite Against Netanyahu’s West Bank Annexation Plans

No protests recorded in Hong Kong two days after security law approval

After Beijing Parliament approved the new controversial Hong Kong security law on Tuesday, over 380 hundred protesters were arrested the following day. But on Thursday, no protests were recorded, as FRANCE 24’s Oliver Farry reports from the territory. China has nevertheless warned of “consequences” after the UK announced it could offer residency to up to … Read more No protests recorded in Hong Kong two days after security law approval

‘Law and security’ in Hong Kong | Hundreds arrested during protests as new law passed

As Hong Kong marked 23 years since control of the territory was handed from Britain to China, the introduction of Beijing’s new security law saw an outbreak of violence across the city Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on … Read more ‘Law and security’ in Hong Kong | Hundreds arrested during protests as new law passed

UK to face ‘consequences’ on residency offers to Hong Kong citizens, China says

China warns countries to stay out of domestic affairs, after Australia said it was actively considering offering safe haven to Hong Kong residents and the UK announced it could offer residency to Hong Kong citizens, as Beijing Parliament approved the controversial new “security law” for Hong Kong on Tuesday. In the following day, hundreds of … Read more UK to face ‘consequences’ on residency offers to Hong Kong citizens, China says

UK will bear ‘consequences’ offering residency to Hong Kong citizens over security law, China says

China warns countries to stay out of domestic affairs, after Australia said it was actively considering offering safe haven to Hong Kong residents and the UK announced it could offer residency to Hong Kong citizens, as Beijing Parliament approved the controversial new “security law” for Hong Kong on Tuesday. In the following day, hundreds of … Read more UK will bear ‘consequences’ offering residency to Hong Kong citizens over security law, China says

Australia May Offer Safe Haven to Hong Kong Residents, Morrison Says

Australia’s Prime Minister said Thursday his government was considering an offer of safe haven to Hong Kong residents threatened by China’s move to impose a tough national security law on the semi-autonomous territory. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Cabinet would soon consider options “to provide similar opportunities” as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has offered … Read more Australia May Offer Safe Haven to Hong Kong Residents, Morrison Says

Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Speak On National Security Law

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai said the new security law imposed by China was “worse than the worst scenario imagined” for the territory’s pro-democracy movement. The wealthy businessman known for founding the popular Apple Daily newspaper and for being an outspoken activist said the new legislation means “Hong Kong is totally subdued, totally under … Read more Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Speak On National Security Law

French Guyana struggles with three-month Covid-19 lockdown measures as cases still on the rise

Almost two months after French government lift the coronavirus lockdown measures in mainland France, French Guyana has seen an alarming spike of Covid-19 cases and measures such as curfews were put back in place. The territory shares kilometres of borders with Brazil, the hardest-stricken country in Latin America. Meanwhile, the situation is “under control” in … Read more French Guyana struggles with three-month Covid-19 lockdown measures as cases still on the rise

China warns of ‘consequences’ if UK offers residency to Hong Kong citizens over security law

China warns countries to stay out of domestic affairs, after Australia said it was actively considering offering safe haven to Hong Kong residents, as Beijing Parliament approved the controversial new “security law” for Hong Kong on Tuesday. In the following day, hundreds of arrests were made in the territory. “There seems to be a political … Read more China warns of ‘consequences’ if UK offers residency to Hong Kong citizens over security law

Hong Kong’s new security law: ‘It’s draconian’ – BBC Newsnight

China has passed a wide-ranging new security law for Hong Kong which makes it easier to punish protesters and reduces the city’s autonomy. Critics have called it “the end of Hong Kong” – so what do we know? Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F People in Hong Kong could face life in jail for breaking … Read more Hong Kong’s new security law: ‘It’s draconian’ – BBC Newsnight

Darwin resident who returned to the NT from Melbourne tests positive to coronavirus | ABC News

The Northern Territory has reported its first locally diagnosed case of coronavirus in more than 80 days. The Darwin man had been overseas, and then flew home after spending time in a Melbourne hot spot. Felicity James reports. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-07-02/nt-reports-new-case-of-coronavirus/12414644?WT.ac=statenews_nt For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC … Read more Darwin resident who returned to the NT from Melbourne tests positive to coronavirus | ABC News