Protesters rally at the Central harbourfront site which the government will give to the PLA. Photo: Dickson Lee

Opened or closed? Debate over public access to Hong Kong waterfront site under People’s Liberation Army

  • Concern group argues that earlier agreement states scenic area in Central should be opened to the public when not in military use
  • But latest comments by planning authority cast doubt on stance, leading to fears PLA has final say
Topic |   China military

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Protesters rally at the Central harbourfront site which the government will give to the PLA. Photo: Dickson Lee
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The level of violence has escalated in Hong Kong since protests broke out in June. Photo: Sam Tsang

British government urges Hong Kong protesters to ‘end the violence’ while calling for ‘proportionate’ police response in handling demonstrators

  • London government’s stance was spelt out in its latest six-monthly parliamentary report on Hong Kong
  • British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab says there must be a ‘meaningful dialogue between all parties’
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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The level of violence has escalated in Hong Kong since protests broke out in June. Photo: Sam Tsang
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