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Hong Kong leader says Stand News arrests not aimed at media industry

Carrie Lam, Hong Kong's chief executive, speaks during a news conference in Hong Kong, China, on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021. Hong Kong's biggest remaining pro-democracy news outlet closed after becoming the target of a national security investigation, capping a year of historic strokes by Beijing to silence dissent in the Asian financial center. Photographer: Chan Long Hei/Bloomberg

HONG KONG – A Hong Kong police raid on a pro-democracy media organization and the arrest of seven people connected with it was aimed at seditious activity not the suppression of the media, the city g… Read full article