Hong Kong police reportedly on Thursday morning with the editor-in-chief of the democratic Apple Daily newspaper under national security law and others on suspicion of colluding with foreign countries to jeopardize national security. Arrested four senior executives.
Local media outlets such as the South China Morning Post and Apple Daily have reported that national security police have arrested Apple Daily’s editor-in-chief, Ryan Law.
Others arrested included Cheung Kim-hung, CEO of Next Digital, which runs Apple Daily, and its chief operating officer and two other editors.
The government said in a statement Thursday that Hong Kong’s National Security Agency had arrested five directors of the company on “suspicion of violating” national security law.
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