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Hong Kong Publisher Jimmy Lai Arrested Under New National Security Law

Jimmy Lai, the outspoken publisher of Hong Kong’s commonly examine professional-democracy newspaper Apple Every day, was arrested Monday alongside with six other individuals on suspicion of overseas collusion under a new nationwide stability law, expanding Beijing’s crackdown on the former British colony.

Law enforcement arrested Mr. Lai alongside with two of his sons and 4 personnel of his publishing enterprise, in accordance to Mark Simon, an government at the company. In response to a query, the Hong Kong Law enforcement Pressure said seven people today were being arrested on suspicion of violating…

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