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China says it will 'not tolerate foreign forces' in Hong Kong

The savage beating of the Hong Kong protesters by a mob of suspected gangsters on Sunday deepens fears about the use of shadowy hired muscle to defend China's interests

The savage beating of the Hong Kong protesters by a mob of suspected gangsters on Sunday ...

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China says it will 'not tolerate foreign forces' in Hong Kong

Li Peng dies of an unspecified illness in Beijing after he fails to respond to medical ...

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Li Peng, the 'Butcher of Beijing', dies aged 90

The van is said to have been packed with moving boxes containing 237 kilograms of ...

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Van carrying $140 million in meth smashes into police car

(3rd UPDATE) The Russian A-50 early warning and control aircraft breaches South Korean ...

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South Korea says it fired warning shots at intruding Russian warplane

Men in white shirts are filmed leaving the scene in cars with Chinese mainland number ...

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'Triad' attack on Hong Kong protesters sparks anger

Authorities say the internet was being used to coordinate operations while rights groups ...

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Internet cutoff in Myanmar's Rakhine enters fifth week

'Actions by some radical demonstrators have affected the bottom line of the 'one country, ...

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China says Hong Kong protests 'absolutely intolerable'

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says regulations around who could hold firearm licenses ...

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New Zealand tightens gun laws again after mosque attack

(UPDATED) Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition retains its majority in the upper house in ...

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Japan's Abe vows to reform constitution despite no 'supermajority'

(UPDATED) Footage from the attack broadcast live on Facebook shows people screaming as ...

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Anger soars over vicious mob attack on Hong Kong protesters