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Hong Kong online news platform Stand News dismissed all its

Hong Kong online news platform Stand News dismissed all its staff and shut down on Wednesday after national security police arrested seven people for publishing seditious material and froze HK$61 million (US$7.8 million) of its assets.⁠ ⁠ The outlet is the second in Hong Kong to face accusations of promoting…...

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The current and former chief editors of Stand News, an onlin

The current and former chief editors of Stand News, an online outlet popular among Hong Kong opposition activists, were arrested alongside four former board members by national security police on Wednesday morning. The arrests were made at their homes at about 6am under a colonial-era law covering conspiracy to print or distribute…...

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A teaching consultant at Chinese University’s journalism sch

A teaching consultant at Chinese University’s journalism school was arrested by Hong Kong national security police on Monday morning for allegedly conspiring to publish and reproduce seditious materials, according to a force insider.⁠ ⁠ The suspect, Allan Au Ka-lun, was also a veteran journalist who had worked at local media…...

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