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Aidan Jones

Aidan Jones

    Money, muscle, media: how China has handled Hong Kong protests
    Money, muscle, media: how China has handled Hong Kong protests
    China has deployed a three-pronged strategy to suffocate pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong — propaganda, economic leverage and intimidation....
    Hong Kong protesters walk tightrope between peace and violence
    Hong Kong protesters walk tightrope between peace and violence
    After weeks of escalating violence Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement has pivoted back to its peaceful origins, but experts and activists predict...
    Thailand to hold first election since coup on March 24
    Thailand to hold first election since coup on March 24
    Thailand will hold a general election on March 24, authorities said on Wednesday, the first national poll since a 2014 coup knocked out the...
    Schwartzel ends title drought with Thailand championship win
    Schwartzel ends title drought with Thailand championship win
    Five-shots ahead overnight, the South African more than doubled his winning margin with a blistering final round 65 on Sunday, leaving him seven...
    Organisers consider SEA Games a success despite tragedy
    Organisers consider SEA Games a success despite tragedy
    It started in shambles and ended in tragedy but Indonesian organisers of the Southeast Asian Games were adamant on Wednesday their much-maligned...