Chinese Journalist Jailed Amid Ongoing Hong Kong Protests Tops List Of ‘10 Most Urgent’ Press Freedom Cases - News Summed Up

Chinese Journalist Jailed Amid Ongoing Hong Kong Protests Tops List Of ‘10 Most Urgent’ Press Freedom Cases


As the year-end nears, extended unrest in Hong Kong will rank among the most significant news events worldwide in 2019. Anti-government organizers have repeatedly gathered in protest since June, following a proposed extradition bill that would have allowed mainland China courts to try Hong Kong residents. Sophia Xueqin Huang IWMFThis year, the figure includes Sophia Xueqin Huang, a former Xinquaibao and Southern Metropolis Weekly investigative reporter who has written about sexual harassment and activities of the Hong Kong protesters and police. Sophia Xueqin Huang (China)Reporter covering Hong Kong protests detained for vague crime. See also the lists from November 2019, October 2019, September 2019, August 2019, July 2019, June 2019, May 2019, April 2019 and March 2019.


Source: Forbes December 02, 2019 15:00 UTC



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