10/05/2019 China (International Christian Concern) – As anti-extradition law protests continue to escalate in Hong Kong, the Chinese government is targeting underground Catholics in China who refuse to join official churches and could potentially form alliance with Hong Kong Catholics. Bitter
Disproportionate Response Seems Aimed to Deter Protests (New York) – The Hong Kong government’s broad ban on protesters wearing face masks is a disproportionate restriction on peaceful assembly rights, Human Rights Watch said today. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said the government had invoked emergency
“Glory to Hong Kong,” the new “national anthem” of Hong Kong’s protesters, was sung in different places across the city in the past several weeks. On the eve of the International Day of Democracy, it was also heard in the streets of the Netherlands, over 9,000 kilometers away from Hong Kong.