Democratization

First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 41 reports

Hong Kong protesters reject city leader's call to end rallies

Hong Kong demonstrators rejected demands Tuesday to immediately end rallies that have paralysed the city's centre, their numbers swelling for a third night before a national holiday expected to put their campaign for free elections into overdrive.Protest ... [Published Yahoo! News - 16 mins ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 18 mins ago - 47 reports

Hong Kongs activists know they must act now if democracy is ever to happen | Lokman Tsui

Pro-democracy protesters in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong on Tuesday. Photograph: Xaume Olleros/AFP/The Hong Kong people are considered the world’s most polite protesters. We queue, recycle and clean up after ourselves. Our protests have always gone ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 18 mins ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 30 mins ago - 17 reports

Supreme Court Allows Changes In Ohio Early Voting To Remain In Effect

Earlier this month, a Federal District Court Judge in Ohio voided an Ohio law that amended the state’s early voting laws, principally by cutting back the number of days that early voting would be available from 35 to 28. As I noted at the time, ... [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - 30 mins ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 33 mins ago - 12 reports

Iran 'to militarily assist' Lebanon's army - Middle East

A senior Iranian official has said that Tehran will supply the Lebanese army with military equipment to be used in fighting armed groups. Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, told reporters in Beirut on Tuesday that the ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 44 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 45 mins ago - 16 reports

HK leader says China adamant; students seek talks

A student protester rests next to a defaced cut-out of Hong Kong's Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying at one of their protest sites around the government headquarters, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Hong Kong. Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong set a Wednesday ... [Published Herald & Review - 45 mins ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 21 reports

China watches Hong Kong protests, fearful of contagion (AFP)

Hong Kong (AFP) - China's refusal to allow free elections in Hong Kong risks an open-ended confrontation that will test how far Beijing will go to stop the city's pro-democracy fever from infecting the mainland. ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Hong Kong, China, Protest
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 23 reports

On the streets with Hong Kong's young protesters

Tens of thousands of people have flooded business and shopping districts across the territory since the weekend, when university students kicked off the demonstrations. Now, despite the sweltering heat and the risk of more clashes with police, protesters ... [Published Morningstar.com - 2 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 2 hours ago - 37 reports

Hong Kong protest: Watch live as ‘Umbrella Revolution’ pro-democracy demonstrators continue their occupation

Protests in Hong Kong have continued to bring the city’s financial district to an effective standstill as demonstrators demand an end to Beijing’s interference in elections. ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 2 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 50 reports

China calls Hong Kong protests 'illegal'

(UPDATED) China condemns the Hong Kong protests as "illegal", but Hong Kong's leadership denies speculation that Beijing will send in the army to quash dissentDRAW ME A PICTURE. Pedestrians take pictures of a caricature of Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung ... [Published Rappler - 4 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 92 reports

WRAPUP 4-Hong Kong protesters stockpile supplies, prepare for long haul

* Thousands of protesters stay out on Hong Kong streets* Police largely absent as tensions subside* Outside world looks on with concern* Demonstrations a major headache for Beijing (Adds quote from HK chief executive Leung, British prime minister, details, ... [Published London South East - 5 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 72 reports

Hong Kong's leader to protesters: China won't back down

Share images, but stay safe. Hong Kong (CNN) -- Thousands of protesters clamoring for full democracy in Hong Kong stood their ground Tuesday even as the head of its government said China won't give in to their demands. They now have to take a detour, ... [Published Austin American Statesman - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Hong Kong, Protest, China
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 57 reports

Protest swells in Hong Kong CNN

Protest swells in Hong KongCNN's Ivan Watson reports from the highway at the heart of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protest.Most Watched TodaySend FeedbackProvide FeedbackReport a ProblemSelect a category:How we can improve?Please give an overall site ra ... [Published MSN News - 6 hours ago]

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General Hajizadeh pointed to the ineffectiveness of enemies' sanctions, and said, "The global arrogance only understands the language of force and confrontation and the presence of Iran in these negotiations is only aimed at convincing some third parties that "the US makes false promises"."
"We fully believe in and support the Hong Kong SAR government to deal with this issue" foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said at a regular briefing...
"It concerns all staff that would have to travel to Hong Kong" said a spokeswoman
"This is going to be a very long three years for this government and the fight back starts right now, today" said Lana Payne, regional director for Unifor

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