The anti-extradition movement in Hong Kong began in June 2019 and has evolved since July into protests against police power and the mainlandization of the territory. Although Beijing supports Chief Executive Carrie Lam and the police, the movement persists amid demands for the creation of an independent commission of inquiry into police actions.
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Research Article| February 01 2020
Hong Kong in 2019: Turning Point amid Tensions
Asian Survey (2020) 60 (1): 34–40.
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Sonny Shiu-Hing Lo; Hong Kong in 2019: Turning Point amid Tensions. Asian Survey 1 February 2020; 60 (1): 34–40. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.34
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