China defends barring Human Rights Watch head from Hong Kong

Asia Pacific Jan 13, 2020

China defends barring Human Rights Watch head from Hong Kong

China on Monday defended barring the head of Human Rights Watch from entering Hong Kong, saying nongovernmental organizations were responsible for political unrest in the city and should "pay the proper price." Kenneth Roth was supposed to give a news conference in Hong Kong this ...

Depression and PTSD surge in protest-hit Hong Kong

Asia Pacific Jan 10, 2020

Depression and PTSD surge in protest-hit Hong Kong

Nearly 1 in 3 adults in Hong Kong reported symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder during months of often violent social unrest in the city, according to a study published in The Lancet medical journal Friday. And around 1 in 10 had symptoms of probable depression, ...