Tag: national security law

UK report says Hong Kong security law used to ‘drastically curtail freedoms’

HONG KONG: Beijing has broken its legal obligations by undermining Hong Kong’s high degree of autonomy and used a national…

Hong Kong Freezes Assets of Jailed Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee-ying Under National Security Law

Hong Kong’s Security Bureau said on Friday it has frozen assets belonging to jailed media tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee-ying, in…

China’s National Security Law Could Spark Expat Exodus From Hong Kong — Radio Free Asia

A draconian national security law imposed on Hong Kong by the ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) from July 1, 2020 appears…

‘No Right to Jury Trial,’ Hong Kong Prosecutors Tell Judicial Review — Radio Free Asia

Residents of Hong Kong have ‘no right to jury trial’ under a draconian national security law imposed on the city…

‘Till prison we part’: Hong Kong crackdown pushes veteran activists to wed

HONG KONG: Both veteran Marxists who have spent decades campaigning for Hong Kong democracy, Chan Po-ying and Leung Kwok-hung viewed…

Beijing’s top official in Hong Kong warns foreign powers not to interfere

HONG KONG: Beijing’s top representative in Hong Kong said on Thursday (Apr 15) that any foreign powers that try to…

‘They Are Monitoring Our Thoughts And Behavior, Which is Chilling.’ — Radio Free Asia

Amid a crackdown on peaceful dissent and political opposition under a draconian national security law imposed on the city by…

Hong Kong court puts off release of activists

HONG KONG: A group of 11 Hong Kong activists accused of subversion will stay in jail for at least another five…

4 Hong Kong activists released on bail after prosecutors withdraw appeal, 43 remain in custody

HONG KONG: Four Hong Kong democracy activists were released from custody on Friday (Mar 5) after prosecutors withdrew an appeal…