TIME: Hong Kong Newspaper Owner Arrested on Charges of Unlawful Assembly and Intimidation

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Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai has been arrested on suspicion of participating in an unlawful assembly last year and intimidating a reporter in 2017. The arrest was confirmed by Mark Simon, the group director for Lai’s company, Next Digital Ltd., which publishes the Apple Daily newspaper. Two former pro-democracy lawmakers and activists, Lee Cheuk-yan…

via Hong Kong Newspaper Owner Arrested on Charges of Unlawful Assembly and Intimidation — TIME

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