Students at Seoul National University stage a silent protest in support of the Hong Kong protesters. Photo: DPA

Chinese embassy backs students tearing down ‘pro-Hong Kong protest’ banners in South Korea

  • ‘Young Chinese students expressed their indignation and opposition to words and actions that harm Chinese sovereignty and distort the facts,’ mission claims
  • Local police say couple filmed tearing down banners could be charged with property damage
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Students at Seoul National University stage a silent protest in support of the Hong Kong protesters. Photo: DPA
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Dozens of students who fled the violence on Hong Kong campuses are being temporarily housed in “Grads Homes” in Shenzhen. Photo: Handout

Mainland Chinese students flee, but hope to be back in Hong Kong soon

  • Shenzhen boarding houses run by Chinese Communist Party and affiliate colleges offer temporary refuge amid ongoing violence on campuses
  • But most evacuees say they want to return as soon as they know what’s going on
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Dozens of students who fled the violence on Hong Kong campuses are being temporarily housed in “Grads Homes” in Shenzhen. Photo: Handout
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