Hong Kong protests challenge China with no end in sight

Asia Pacific Jul 16, 2019

Hong Kong protests challenge China with no end in sight

Colin Wong has come to know the sting of pepper spray well. After more than a month of demonstrations in Hong Kong's sweltering heat, memories of the burning sensation are a constant reminder of what protesters call an excessive use of force by police. Each ...

Sudan leaders face pressure for transfer to civilian rule

World / Politics Apr 15, 2019

Sudan leaders face pressure for transfer to civilian rule

Sudan's military rulers faced heavy pressure from protesters and Western governments to hand power to a new civilian government Monday as a mass protest outside army headquarters entered its 10th day. Thousands remained camped outside the complex in Khartoum overnight after protest leaders issued demands ...