China security law - updates

Rappler's latest stories on China security law


China imposes feared Hong Kong security law

Jun 30, 2020 - 10:14 AM

(5th UPDATE) The law takes effect hours after it was signed by President Xi Jinping and just 6 weeks since it was first unveiled

Students from Hong Kong and Taiwan display placards reading “Bad laws of China’s national security" during a protest outside the Hong Kong’s Taipei office on May 28, 2020. (Photo by Sam Yeh / AFP)

U.S. Senate approves sanctions bill over Hong Kong

Jun 26, 2020 - 10:44 AM

The vote comes as China presses forward with a security law that would enforce punishment over subversion and other perceived threats in Hong Kong

A protester (C) holds a flag that reads "Free Hong Kong - Revolution Now" as he attends along with others a pro-democracy rally at a shopping mall in Hong Kong on June 12, 2020. - Thousands of Hong Kongers sang a protest anthem and chanted slogans across the city on June 12 as they marked the one-year anniversary of major clashes between police and pro-democracy demonstrators. (Photo by DALE DE LA REY / AFP)