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The Trump administration has linked Hong Kong’s protests with US-China trade talks. Will Beijing’s response to the protests affect the ongoing trade war? https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/2403253059721202/
The Trump administration has linked Hong Kong’s protests with US-China trade talks. Will Beijing’s response to the protests affect the ongoing trade war?

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The duties are in retaliation for the US government’s 10 per cent tariff on US$300 billion worth of Chinese goods.

https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy/article/3024153/china-announces-fresh-tariffs-us75-billion-us-products?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566563726 - POPme!
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It comes as medical students report an increase in searches linked to Hong Kong's anti-government protests by mainland authorities. https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/politics/article/3024139/university-hong-kong-medical-school-suspends-classes?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566561057
It comes as medical students report an increase in searches linked to Hong Kong's anti-government protests by mainland authorities.

https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/politics/article/3024139/university-hong-kong-medical-school-suspends-classes?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566561057 - POPme!
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In Pictures: Hungry Ghost Festival in Hong Kong Hungry Ghost Festival, also known as Zhongyuan Jie, Gui Jie or Yulan Festival is a traditional Buddhist and Taoist festival held in Hong Kong and other Asian countries. The Festival is based on the traditional belief that the seventh month in the lunar calendar is when restless spirits roam the earth. Many Chinese people participate in rituals and celebrations to appease these spirits during this time. Full Gallery: https://sc.mp/165n https://sc.mp/165n
In Pictures: Hungry Ghost Festival in Hong Kong

Hungry Ghost Festival, also known as Zhongyuan Jie, Gui Jie or Yulan Festival is a traditional Buddhist and Taoist festival held in Hong Kong and other Asian countries. The Festival is based on the traditional belief that the seventh month in the lunar calendar is when restless spirits roam the earth. Many Chinese people participate in rituals and celebrations to appease these spirits during this time. 

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He planned a road accident video that involved knocking his mother off her electric scooter with his Lamborghini. He ended up detained for five days. https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/3024081/chinese-humour-blogger-and-his-crew-detained-and-fined-after?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566550239
He planned a road accident video that involved knocking his mother off her electric scooter with his Lamborghini. He ended up detained for five days.

https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/3024081/chinese-humour-blogger-and-his-crew-detained-and-fined-after?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566550239 - POPme!
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Need a perm but short on cash? Find a pipe under the sun. https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/914248138938227/
Need a perm but short on cash? Find a pipe under the sun.

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We try to make sense of the tumult as Hong Kong fumbles for a resolution. Here are some of the best commentaries we’ve run. https://series.scmp.com/hkprotests/?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566549956
We try to make sense of the tumult as Hong Kong fumbles for a resolution. Here are some of the best commentaries we’ve run.

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They were ordered to stay away from the scene of the incident, and obey a curfew that required them to stay at home between 10pm and 6am every day. https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/law-and-crime/article/3024107/two-men-charged-rioting-relation-attack-yuen-long-mtr?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566556522
They were ordered to stay away from the scene of the incident, and obey a curfew that required them to stay at home between 10pm and 6am every day.

https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/law-and-crime/article/3024107/two-men-charged-rioting-relation-attack-yuen-long-mtr?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566556522 - POPme!
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From SCMP Style: There are mooncakes, and then there are luxurious mooncakes. Here are five of Hong Kong's most decadent ones this year. Find out more: sc.mp/style-luxmooncakes2019 https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/1046946765509851/
From SCMP Style: There are mooncakes, and then there are luxurious mooncakes. Here are five of Hong Kong's most decadent ones this year.

Find out more: sc.mp/style-luxmooncakes2019

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The loss of goodwill could come at great cost when there are other, more important, battles to be fought – such as the trade war, writes Richard Harris. https://www.scmp.com/comment/opinion/article/3023758/why-powerful-china-must-pick-its-battles-boom-time-japan-offers?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566547065
The loss of goodwill could come at great cost when there are other, more important, battles to be fought – such as the trade war, writes Richard Harris.

https://www.scmp.com/comment/opinion/article/3023758/why-powerful-china-must-pick-its-battles-boom-time-japan-offers?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566547065 - POPme!
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Being a fireman in Thailand doesn't just mean fighting fires. You might also have to catch snakes with your bare hands. https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/487135261850833/
Being a fireman in Thailand doesn't just mean fighting fires. You might also have to catch snakes with your bare hands.

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When they were growing up, the only pop music around was Hong Kong pop and Hong Kong films were the ones they flocked to. https://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/entertainment/article/3023900/beijing-fans-hong-kong-film-and-canto-pop-hold-parties?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566541592
When they were growing up, the only pop music around was Hong Kong pop and Hong Kong films were the ones they flocked to.

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Keyonce Lee Hang was born genetically male, but is now living as a woman. She's one of thousands of Samoan fa’afafine, which means "in the manner of a woman". https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/362502398000983/
Keyonce Lee Hang was born genetically male, but is now living as a woman. She's one of thousands of Samoan fa’afafine, which means
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President Rodrigo Duterte’s former college room mate, whom he appointed as his first foreign secretary, has been arrested in the Philippines. https://www.scmp.com/week-asia/politics/article/3024053/dutertes-former-top-diplomat-who-played-key-role-shaping-policy?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566544586
President Rodrigo Duterte’s former college room mate, whom he appointed as his first foreign secretary, has been arrested in the Philippines.

https://www.scmp.com/week-asia/politics/article/3024053/dutertes-former-top-diplomat-who-played-key-role-shaping-policy?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566544586 - POPme!
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Some bot accounts date back to 2009. Many had dormant stretches before becoming active again — sometimes posting in an entirely different language. (via Abacus) https://www.abacusnews.com/digital-life/bots-or-people-pro-china-disinformation-campaigns-make-it-hard-tell/article/3023864?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566495897
Some bot accounts date back to 2009. Many had dormant stretches before becoming active again — sometimes posting in an entirely different language. (via Abacus)

https://www.abacusnews.com/digital-life/bots-or-people-pro-china-disinformation-campaigns-make-it-hard-tell/article/3023864?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566495897 - POPme!
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Himself abandoned at birth and adopted by an American couple, filmmaker Glenn Morey’s short film Side by Side tells the stories of 100 South Korean orphans. https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/411240703081555/
Himself abandoned at birth and adopted by an American couple, filmmaker Glenn Morey’s short film Side by Side tells the stories of 100 South Korean orphans.

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The Chinese MMA fighter’s microblog has been deleted for the eighth time, after speaking out in support of Hong Kong people.

https://www.scmp.com/sport/martial-arts/mixed-martial-arts/article/3024065/xu-xiaodong-has-weibo-account-wiped-after?utm_content=article&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1566544440 - POPme!