Hundreds of Hong Kong pro-democracy supporters with yellow umbrellas hold three minutes' silence outside the city's government offices to mark the second anniversary of mass protests challenging Beijing.
After revealing details of his eight-month incarceration on the mainland, Causeway Bay bookseller Lam Wing-kee was offered round-the-clock police protection in early July after he felt threatened by strangers following him. Recently he requested police to withdraw his protection as he wishes to lead a normal life.
(Photo: SCMP's Edward Wong)
Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres has died in Tel Aviv at the age of 93, according to Israel Radio, two weeks after suffering a stroke. (Photo: Xinhua)