Extradition bill protesters take to the streets of Hong Kong on June 16, 2019, to urge the government to fully withdraw a controversial extradition bill. Photo: Sam TsangExtradition bill protesters take to the streets of Hong Kong on June 16, 2019, to urge the government to fully withdraw a controversial extradition bill. Photo: Sam Tsang
Extradition bill protesters take to the streets of Hong Kong on June 16, 2019, to urge the government to fully withdraw a controversial extradition bill. Photo: Sam Tsang

US democracy watchdog gives freedom award to Hong Kong protesters

  • Virtual ceremony honours ‘the movement’ in wake of China’s imposition of national security law
  • Previous recipients include Martin Luther King, the Dalai Lama and Uygur activist Ilham Tohti

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Extradition bill protesters take to the streets of Hong Kong on June 16, 2019, to urge the government to fully withdraw a controversial extradition bill. Photo: Sam TsangExtradition bill protesters take to the streets of Hong Kong on June 16, 2019, to urge the government to fully withdraw a controversial extradition bill. Photo: Sam Tsang
Extradition bill protesters take to the streets of Hong Kong on June 16, 2019, to urge the government to fully withdraw a controversial extradition bill. Photo: Sam Tsang
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