Hong Kong has endured four months of unrest, sparked by a now withdrawn extradition bill that would have allowed rendition of fugitive suspects to China for the first time.
A Hong Kong police officer has reportedly shot a protester in the chest on Tuesday after he and his unit were attacked by demonstrators during sustained clashes in the city.
Andy Chan (陳浩天), former convener of the banned Hong Kong National Party, arrived in Taiwan Friday to take part in Sunday's pro-Hong Kong demonstration. It remains unclear what actions will be taken, but labor rights group Migrant CARE has called on the Hong Kong administration to take responsibility.
China is preparing for a highly-choreographed anniversary celebration on October 1, including a huge military parade and anniversary gala.
China celebrated seven decades of Communist Party rule on Tuesday with a massive display of military power in central Beijing, as President Xi Jinping pledged peaceful development but said the armed forces would defend China's sovereignty.
September 30 was designated Martyr's Day by China's legislature in 2014, a year after Xi became president and began redoubling propaganda efforts to promote patriotism and glorify the party, as well as to cultivate a cult of personality surrounding himself unseen since the time of Mao.
Protesters are angry about what they see as creeping Chinese interference in Hong Kong, which Britain returned to China under a "one country, two systems" formula guaranteeing freedoms that are not enjoyed on the mainland.
"They do seem to have an active contingency plan to deal with something like a total breakdown in order by the Hong Kong police", said Alexander Neill, a Singapore-based security analyst at the International Institute for Strategic Studies.
The event is the country's most important of the year as China looks to project an image of confidence in the face of mounting challenges, including almost four months of anti-government protests in Hong Kong and a economy-sapping trade war with the United States.
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Taiwan would not "become like Hong Kong", but rather "Taiwan is what Hong Kong hopes to become, and what China hopes to become", the office added.
"She is in stable condition [on Monday] and is gradually recovering", said Judha, citing a report from the Indonesian Consulate General in Hong Kong after a visit to the hospital.
Protesters and police on Sunday clashed in Hong Kong for a second straight day, sparking fears of more ugly scenes leading up to China's National Day.
Three of the envoys said the number of Chinese military personnel in Hong Kong had more than doubled since the anti-government protests began in June.
The financial chief pointed out that the legislation won't affect Hong Kong's economy immediately, but one has to pay attention to whether it would affect investment in the city.
People protesting against China's government.
Police fire tear gas to disperse anti-government protesters in Hong Kong.
Last month, Beijing moved thousands of troops across the border into the restive city, a move state news agency Xinhua described as a routine "rotation" of the low-key force China has kept in Hong Kong since 1997.