Wow, some students have managed to get 180,000 signatures together for a petition to start school later, with the claim that they need different sleeping arrangements in order to be able to study better.
The issue now in #HongKong and #HongKongAirport and the #HongKongProtests more generally is that the protesters will (rightly?) worry that if they fold their hand now, the extradition law will later be readopted and they face trial in China for the protests.
Breaking news: Foreign secretary announces plan to close the barn door after the horse has bolted. #iran
Jeremy Hunt announces joint European task force to protect ships in Gulf after Iran's tanker seizure
Jeremy Hunt, the Foreign Secretary, on Monday announced a joint European maritime mission on the Strait of Hormuz in the aftermath of a British tanker...
Such direct language from the Chinese. A changing of the guard in global affairs or a moment of significance in terms of what we are prepared to stand up for. How does the balance between values and short term economic gain play out on this? #beyond100days