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Hong Kong: Defend ‘Long Hair’ and other threatened lawmakers

Radical legislator Leung Kwok-hung, also known as Long Hair, speaks after a drive-by visit by Chief Secretary Carrie Lam in Hong Kong on April 25, 2015. Scuffles broke out as Hong Kong's officials on April 25 continued a government campaign to win support for its controversial proposal to choose the city's future leader, which has angered pro-democracy campaigners. AFP PHOTO / ANTHONY WALLACE

Government purge widens to throw out four more lawmakers

Disqualification of Hong Kong localist duo is about politics not ‘law’

Yau Wai-ching and Baggio Leung Chung-hang facing the axe from LegCo.

The undemocratic nature of Hong Kong’s political and judicial system is revealed

Hong Kong: Fight the government’s purge of the LegCo

Yau Wai-ching of Youngspiration unfurls banner during oath-taking ceremony.

“Nothing short of a coup” says Labour Party lawmaker

China: One year since Gui Minhai’s abduction

Gui Minhai makes ‘confession’ on CCTV, part of a new trend in China.

Criticism of foreign governments’ inactivity and connivance as China’s crackdown ‘goes global’

Chinese regime turns Wukan into “war zone”

Riot police seal off Wukan streets.

Fierce clashes as protesters defy crackdown on China’s “democracy village”