PHOTOS: Thousands march for democracy on the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China

On Saturday, Hong Kong marked the 20th anniversary of its return to China from Britain. And, as they have done since the Article 23 protest of 2003, thousands of citizens took to the streets in the afternoon to march for democracy, equal rights, and various other causes. While the annual July 1 march has historically ...

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PHOTOS: Masked activists document Hong Kong’s fading history

PHOTOS: Masked activists document Hong Kong’s fading history

Atop Hong Kong’s tallest peak blanketed in clouds, three masked urban explorers step back in time as they slip through a wire mesh fence and march towards an abandoned army...

PHOTOS: Hong Kong refugee football team kicks up hope

PHOTOS: Hong Kong refugee football team kicks up hope

Twice a week, a group of mostly African asylum-seekers gathers on a soccer pitch in Hong Kong and trains for its next match against a local side. The team, All Black FC, is the...

Last night’s supermoon in Hong Kong, as seen on social media

Last night’s supermoon in Hong Kong, as seen on social media

For one evening, Hong Kong went #loonyforthesupermoon

PHOTOS: Hong Kong police, protesters clash over Beijing crackdown

PHOTOS: Hong Kong police, protesters clash over Beijing crackdown

Chanting "Hong Kong independence" among other slogans, the protesters, some with medical masks and cling film to shield their eyes, tried repeatedly to charge through police lines...