Protests Put Hong Kong on Collision Course with China’s Communist Party

The grand political experiment to marry Beijing’s brand of authoritarianism with a bastion of civil liberties appears to be facing a moment of reckoning.

(Translated) ​ការធ្វើ​បាតុកម្ម​ដាក់​ទីក្រុង​ហុងកុង​លើ​ការប៉ះទង្គិច​គ្នា​ជាមួយ​បក្ស​កុម្មុយនីស្ត​ចិន​ ​ការសាកល្បង​នយោបាយ​ធំ​ដើម្បី​រៀបការ​ជាមួយ​យីហោ​ផ្តាច់ការ​នៃ​ក្រុង​ប៉េកាំង​ជាមួយនឹង​មូលដ្ឋានគ្រឹះ​នៃ​សេរីភាព​ស៊ីវិល​ហាក់ដូចជា​កំពុង​ប្រឈម​នឹង​ការគិតគូរ​មួយ​ភ្លែត​។

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