Anthony Kuhn

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In A Pro-Beijing Neighborhood Of Hong Kong, Protesters Are Unwelcome

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Many residents of a politically conservative neighborhood were born in China's Fujian province and came to Hong Kong for greater opportunities. They accuse protesters of hurting the local economy.

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Indications Point To Division Within Hong Kong's Pro-Democracy Movement

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Weeks of protests in Hong Kong have brought violent clashes between police and protesters. As the disorder escalates, are Hong Kong residents divided over the movement's tactics and goals?

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A Look At Some Of the Pro-Beijing Neighborhoods In Hong Kong

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Young, black-clad protesters have widespread support among residents of Hong Kong. But there have been clashes with residents in pro-Beijing enclaves.

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Protesters Occupy Hong Kong International Airport, Causing Cancellations And Delays

Monday, August 12, 2019

Hong Kong airport officials canceled or delayed flights Monday as protesters occupied the terminals. The protests have plunged the Asian financial hub into its most serious crisis in decades.

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Protests Grip Hong Kong For 10 Straight Weeks

Monday, August 12, 2019

Hong Kong saw some of its worst violence over the weekend. Around 40 people were injured in clashes in the city's busiest neighborhoods, and Hong Kong's airport was closed on Monday.

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Hong Kong Protests Latest

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Hundreds of activists have taken over the airport in ongoing protests in the territory.

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Defense Chief Esper Wraps Up Asia Trip As Alliance Comes Under Pressure

Friday, August 09, 2019

The Pentagon has signaled a possible shift in the military balance in the region, calling for the U.S. to deploy land-based, intermediate-range missiles in Asia.

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The Difficulty Of Basing U.S. Missiles In Asia

Friday, August 09, 2019

On his first trip to Asia, Defense Secretary Mark Esper advocated basing U.S. medium-range missiles on the ground in Asia. Finding a country that's willing to host them could be a tall order.

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Japan Drops South Korea From Favored Trade List As Long-Simmering Tensions Flare

Friday, August 02, 2019

South Korea's finance minister said Seoul, in turn, will take Tokyo off its own list of trusted partners. Experts worry the dispute could undermine U.S. security ties with chief Asian allies.

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U.S. In Awkward Position As Japan And South Korea Escalate Trade Spat

Friday, August 02, 2019

A trade spat between Japan and South Korea escalated when Tokyo scratched Seoul off its list of preferred trade partners. The feud between two U.S. allies in Asia puts the U.S. in an awkward position.

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China's Xi Visits Kim In Pyongyang, With An Eye Toward Talks With Trump

Thursday, June 20, 2019

The two countries are marking the 70th anniversary of their establishment of diplomatic relations. But some experts believe Xi Jinping's trip has another purpose.

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Hong Kong's Leader Backpedaled, But Here's Why The Opposition Movement Continues

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Under a "one country, two systems" policy, Hong Kong is connected to China but with its own legal protections. Protesters view the extradition bill as a threat to that arrangement.

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Leading Pro-Democracy Activist Joins Hong Kong Protests After Release From Jail

Monday, June 17, 2019

Hundreds of thousands poured out into the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday to protest an extradition bill to China.

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After Leader Shelves Extradition Bill, Protesters Return Angrier To Streets

Sunday, June 16, 2019

The Hong Kong government's decision to shelve a controversial extradition bill didn't work to stop protesters. Many took to the streets for the second Sunday in a row.

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Hong Kong Executive Apologizes As Protests Continue Over Extradition Bill

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Chief Executive Carrie Lam says her management of an extradition bill caused "disputes in society." Protesters say they want the bill scrapped and Lam to step down.

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Following Mass Protests, Hong Kong Suspends Extradition Bill

Saturday, June 15, 2019

The government of Hong Kong has suspended its effort to pass a bill allowing criminal suspects to be extradited to mainland China.

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Hong Kong To Shelve Controversial Extradition Bill

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Hong Kong's government has agreed to shelve an unpopular extradition agreement with Beijing.

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Hong Kong Leader Suspends Controversial Extradition Bill

Saturday, June 15, 2019

The bill, to allow criminal suspects to be extradited to mainland China, triggered massive protests in the territory. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said she was concerned about further unrest.

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Why South Korea Is Sending $8 Million In Food Aid To North Korea

Sunday, June 09, 2019

Facing the worst drought in nearly four decades, the country is grappling with food shortages that affect 40% of its population. The donation has humanitarian – but also diplomatic – aims.

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2 Killed During Stabbing Attack In Japan

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

A group of school children in Kawasaki were waiting for a bus when a man allegedly stabbed more than a dozen people. The suspect is in custody, but the motive for the attack is unknown.

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