September 17, 2019
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  • Hong Kong media attacked, pepper sprayed by police

    Hong Kong police face new allegations of mistreatment this time by members of the media. Now TV reported late Monday riot officers decided to pepper spray multiple reporters and photographers who gathered to cover a smaller demonstration outside the Mong Kok police station. No warning dispersal warning was issued and…

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  • China booted WSJ reporter following story on Xi’s cousin

    China booted a reporter from The Wall Street Journal from the country after not renewing his press credentials. Chun Han Wong had to leave China today when his visa also expired. WSJ’s Editor-in-Chief Matt Murray was, understandably, not happy with the decision. It is disappointing that the Chinese government has…

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