Demonstrations in Hong Kong continue today, now stretching into their fourth week. Government officials and student leaders met this week, but the distance between the two sides remains wide. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
Street demonstrations are continuing in Hong Kong, with tens of thousands of people in the streets. While the protests continue, their size and scale have not been seen in the city for several decades. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
Protestors returned to the streets of Hong Kong in greater numbers late last week and over the weekend. City leaders called off a meeting that had been scheduled for Friday, but government officials around the region continued to talk about the demonstrations. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
In Hong Kong, demonstrators and government officials will hold formal talks this Friday. The discussions are aimed at bringing street protests to a peaceful close. But the issues behind the activism may take longer to resolve. HPR’s Bill dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.