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#China

# china - Yesterday’s News

From The42 Brazilian striker set to become first player without Chinese ancestry to represent the country Landmark Move

Brazilian striker set to become first player without Chinese ancestry to represent the country

Elkeson will use the name will the Chinese name ‘Aikesen’ while lining out for Marcello Lippi’s side.

# china - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Twitter and Facebook accuse China of social media campaign against Hong Kong protesters

Facebook and Twitter said they had shut down nearly 1,000 active accounts linked to China.

# china - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Hundreds of thousands attend another huge protest in Hong Kong

Weeks of demonstrations have plunged the city into crisis.

# china - Saturday 17 August, 2019

'If we stop now, things will only get worse': More mass protests take place in Hong Kong

Rival pro-democracy and pro-government demonstrations were held in the city today.

# china - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

US 'deeply concerned' by Chinese paramilitary on Hong Kong border

The US also urged Beijing to honour the territory’s autonomy as pro-democracy protests continued.

How escalating tensions in Hong Kong have brought one of the world's busiest airports to a standstill

Tensions have been simmering for months in Hong Kong, sparked by a proposed extradition bill with China.

# china - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Chaos at Hong Kong airport as riot police clash with pro-democracy protesters staging sit-in Mass Protests This post contains videos

Chaos at Hong Kong airport as riot police clash with pro-democracy protesters staging sit-in

Arrival and departure halls have once again been blocked by thousands of demonstrators.

# china - Monday 12 August, 2019

Chaos at Hong Kong airport after all flights cancelled amid massive pro-democracy protests

Police reports said up to 5,000 people arrived at the terminal.

# china - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

'This is a major violation': US officially labels China a 'currency manipulator'

President Donald Trump accused China of deliberately and improperly weakening its currency.

# china - Friday 2 August, 2019

Trump escalates trade war with threats to place more tariffs on Chinese imports

The US president made the announcement in a series of Tweets.

# china - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters march despite police ban

The march comes a day after violent clashes with police in nearby town Yuen Long.

# china - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

From The42 Guardiola hits back at 'false' claim of disrespect from Chinese media Pre-Season

Guardiola hits back at 'false' claim of disrespect from Chinese media

China’s state news agency Xinhua ran a lengthy piece complaining about City’s treatment of fans and press.

# china - Monday 22 July, 2019

Mob attack in Hong Kong leaves dozens wounded following protest march

Police in Hong Kong have been criticised for not doing enough to stop the violence.

# china - Sunday 21 July, 2019

Tens of thousands march in another huge anti-government rally in Hong Kong

The protests have been sparked by years of rising anger over Beijing’s influence.

# china - Sunday 14 July, 2019

From The42 Ireland underage goalkeeper Bazunu included in Man City's pre-season tour squad Made The Cut

Ireland underage goalkeeper Bazunu included in Man City's pre-season tour squad

The former Shamrock Rovers netminder will join Pep’s side on their tour of Asia.

# china - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says China extradition bill is 'dead'

However, she stopped short of demands to immediately withdraw the bill.

# china - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

'Hands off Hong Kong': China sends warning to Britain Mass Protests This post contains videos

'Hands off Hong Kong': China sends warning to Britain

Anti-Beijing demonstrations have rocked Hong Kong in recent weeks.

From The42 Yaya Toure puts retirement on hold to claim one last payday in China NOT FINISHED YET

Yaya Toure puts retirement on hold to claim one last payday in China

The Ivorian has agreed to join Qingdao Huanghai.

# china - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Hong Kong's leader condemns 'extreme use of violence' by masked protesters

Meanwhile, China’s central government has condemned the ransaking of the legislature yesterday.

# china - Monday 1 July, 2019

Hong Kong protest: Riot police fire tear gas on crowd hours after group breaches parliament Violent Protests This post contains videos

Hong Kong protest: Riot police fire tear gas on crowd hours after group breaches parliament

Today is the 22nd anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong from UK to Chinese rule.

How is Hong Kong different to China and what do protesters worry might happen?

After the biggest mass demonstration in years last month, there is more violence in the city today.

# china - Saturday 29 June, 2019

'Back on track': China and US agree to restart trade talks

Washington has committed not to impose any new tariffs on Beijing’s exports.

# china - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

From The42 Goals in either half sees Italy storm into first World Cup quarter-final since 1991 Italian Job This post contains videos

Goals in either half sees Italy storm into first World Cup quarter-final since 1991

A 2-0 win over China sees Milena Bertolini’s side set-up a clash with either Japan or the Netherlands.

# china - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

From The42 Benítez to consider €13m offer to manage in China as Newcastle contract runs down Super League

Benítez to consider €13m offer to manage in China as Newcastle contract runs down

The Spaniard’s deal at St James’ Park is up on 30 June, with terms of an extension still to be agreed.

# china - Monday 17 June, 2019

'Suspected explosion' causes earthquake near China-North Korea border

It was unclear what caused the explosion.

# china - Saturday 15 June, 2019

Hong Kong leader suspends divisive extradition bill ahead of further protests

More mass protests are expected today, forcing politicians to consider putting the bill on hold to “cool citizens down”.

# china - Thursday 13 June, 2019

From The42 China edge out South Africa as Germany qualify for World Cup last 16 Wwc 2019 This post contains videos

China edge out South Africa as Germany qualify for World Cup last 16

Li Ying scored the only goal of the game in Paris.

Hong Kong police face brutality claims after violent clashes over extradition bill

Protesters were met yesterday with police officers who sprayed tear gas and fired rubber bullets.

# china - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Police fire tear gas at Hong Kong protesters amid clashes over extradition plans Umbrella Movement This post contains videos

Police fire tear gas at Hong Kong protesters amid clashes over extradition plans

Black-clad demonstrators, most of them young people and students, have surrounded government offices.

# china - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Demonstrators clash with police after more than a million people turn out for Hong Kong protests

People took to the streets en masse to protest a new law that would allow extradition to China from Hong Kong.

From The42 Ireland advance to Toulon Tournament semis for the first time after narrow win over Bahrain History Makers This post contains videos

Ireland advance to Toulon Tournament semis for the first time after narrow win over Bahrain

Connor Ronan scored the only goal of the game as Stephen Kenny’s side progressed on Sunday afternoon.

# china - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

From The42 'We're not just here to take part, we want to win. That's been driven into us from day one' Future Stars

'We're not just here to take part, we want to win. That's been driven into us from day one'

Bohemians and Ireland U21 defender Darragh Leahy is hoping to maintain his side’s fast start to the Toulon Tournament.

# china - Monday 3 June, 2019

From The42 18-year-old Norwich striker scores twice as Ireland U21s make winning start at Toulon Tournament Let The Kids Play

18-year-old Norwich striker scores twice as Ireland U21s make winning start at Toulon Tournament

Stephen Kenny’s young side secured an impressive 4-1 victory against China on Monday afternoon.

# china - Sunday 2 June, 2019

China defends bloody Tiananmen Square crackdown as 'correct' policy days before 30th anniversary

Hundreds, or possibly more than 1,000, were killed, although the precise number of deaths remains unknown.

# china - Thursday 30 May, 2019

From The42 Ex-Arsenal hopeful becomes first foreign-born player to be called up by China Eastern Promise

Ex-Arsenal hopeful becomes first foreign-born player to be called up by China

China had resisted fielding players born in other countries, but Nico Yennaris has broken the mould.

# china - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

From The42 Farcical scenes as Chinese Super League team fields three goalkeepers against Fabio Cannavaro's Guangzhou Safe Pair Of Hands

Farcical scenes as Chinese Super League team fields three goalkeepers against Fabio Cannavaro's Guangzhou

Beijing Renhe are likely to be punished for their actions.

# china - Friday 24 May, 2019

From The42 Italy World Cup-winning boss takes China reins back from his former captain four months after leaving The Italian Job

Italy World Cup-winning boss takes China reins back from his former captain four months after leaving

Marcello Lippi returns to the helm as China’s coach, taking over from Fabio Cannavaro.

# china - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

US delays Huawei ban for up to 90 days, while founder says the firm 'can't be isolated'

The founder of the Chinese technology giant has said that it “can’t be isolated”.

# china - Monday 20 May, 2019

From The42 Ireland's Rhys McClenaghan secures World Cup silver medal 6 months on from shoulder surgery Return

Ireland's Rhys McClenaghan secures World Cup silver medal 6 months on from shoulder surgery

It was the 19-year-old European Pommel Horse Champion’s first competitive outing since the injury.

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