Timeline: Unease grows in Hong Kong about eroding freedoms

In this Aug. 14, 2018, file photo, The Financial Times Asia news editor, Victor Mallet, right, shakes hands with Andy Chan, founder of the Hong Kong National Party, during a luncheon at the Foreign Correspondents Club in Hong Kong. Hong Kong-based Financial Times editor Victor Mallet has his application to renew his work visa rejected. Authorities won't say why, but comes after Mallet introduced the leader of the Hong Kong National Party at a Foreign Correspondents' Club event in August.