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Nearly 30 activists plead guilty to ‘subversion’ in Hong Kong security case

Hong Kong democracy activists Joshua Wong, Benny Tai and dozens of other defendants pleaded guilty to subversion charges brought under Hong Kong’s draconian national security law after they took part in a democratic primary in the summer of 2020, local media reported.

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Hong Kong’s intrepid press corps battle dislocation, nostalgia and unemployment

While the implementation of a draconian national security law since July 1, 2020 has ushered in a crackdown on pro-democracy media organizations, activists and politicians in Hong Kong, many journalists have already joined the steady stream of people leaving their home to seek a less restricted life elsewhere.

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One year after mass jailings, Hong Kong remembers the 47

One year after dozens of opposition politicians and pro-democracy activists were put behind bars for “subversion” after taking part in a democratic primary in the summer of 2020, Hongkongers in exile say the mass arrests, which were widely condemned by the international community, struck a “devastating blow” to the city.

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Two charged amid international outcry over raid on Hong Kong media outlet

Authorities in Hong Kong on Thursday charged two senior editors at the now-shuttered pro-democracy Stand News with “sedition” and denied them bail, following a raid on the news website by national security police.

Acting editor-in-chief Patrick Lam and former editor-in-chief Chung Pui-kuen

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Hong Kong National Security Police Freeze Tiananmen Campaign Group’s Assets

National security police in Hong Kong have frozen the assets of a group that organized vigils for Tiananmen massacre victims, as the city’s public broadcaster was warned on Wednesday that its reporting must ‘safeguard national interests.’

“This morning, the liquidator of the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China

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Chinese Activist Under Surveillance Proposes to Jailed Hong Kong Barrister

A rights activist in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong has proposed marriage in an open letter to his girlfriend, a Hong Kong rights lawyer and activist who is currently in prison on remand for “inciting” others to commemorate the 1989 Tiananmen massacre.

Ye Du, whose birth name is Wu Wei

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香港警方在机场逮捕前苹果日报员工

香港警方在一份声明中表示,一名57岁的男子因“串谋勾结外国或外国势力危害国家安全”在机场被捕。

另据香港多间传媒报道,前《苹果日报》主笔、英文版执行总编辑卢峰在机场被警方拘捕,指其涉嫌勾结外国势力。香港记协在一份声明中强烈谴责警方再次针对新闻工作者

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China Using Law to Curb Dissent, Political Opposition in Hong Kong: UK

Hong Kong and Chinese officials are engaging in sweeping curbs on dissent and political opposition, a U.K. government report said this week, as European Union officials joined a chorus of international criticism over a draconian national security law. Over the past six months, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has moved to

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Hong Kong Officials Shut Down Massacre Museum Ahead of Anniversary

Authorities in Hong Kong have shut down a museum commemorating the anniversary of the military massacre of civilians in early June 1989 that ended weeks of student-led protests on Tiananmen Square and across China.

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China’s Young People ‘Know Little’ of 1989 Tiananmen Massacre

As the ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) clamps down on dissidents ahead of Friday’s anniversary of the Tiananmen massacre, younger people living in mainland China are largely unaware of the momentous events of the spring of 1989.

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Hong Kong Freezes Assets of Pro-Democracy Media Magnate Jimmy Lai

Authorities in Hong Kong on Friday froze the personal assets of jailed pro-democracy media mogul Jimmy Lai, under new powers granted to police under a national security law, and amid an ongoing crackdown on public dissent and political opposition in the city.

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罗冠聪流亡海外成绩优异 获得耶鲁硕士学位

据香港媒体报道,流亡海外的前香港众志立法会议员罗冠聪,29日在脸书(facebook)确认,获得耶鲁大学硕士学位,更在八个学科中取得六科Honors(等同于香港院校的A grade)的成绩。曾经是香港最年轻的立法会议员,罗冠聪在香港国安法实施后,与部分民主派人士流亡国外。

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