Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. Photo: Bernama/DPA

Hong Kong protests show limit of ‘one country, two systems’, Malaysia’s Mahathir says

  • The prime minister said Beijing might use force to end the current impasse if it persists
  • The city’s leader announced two days ago that she was scrapping a bill that triggered the demonstrations
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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. Photo: Bernama/DPA
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Women in Hong Kong are taking a bigger role in the protest movement that has gripped the city since June 9. Photo: Reuters

#ProtestToo: the women at the forefront of Hong Kong’s anti-government movement

  • Female protesters are increasingly facing off against police amid escalating violence during the city’s summer of discontent
  • Some say the movement has helped change stereotypes but it has also seen reports of sexual violence and other forms of harassment
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Women in Hong Kong are taking a bigger role in the protest movement that has gripped the city since June 9. Photo: Reuters
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