28 February 2021

47 of Hong Kong’s leading pro-democracy campaigners charged with subversion


Open this photo in gallery Pro-democracy activist Sam Cheung hugs his wife as arrives to report to the police station over national security law charges, in Hong Kong, on Feb. 28, 2021. JESSIE PANG/Reuters Forty-seven Hong Kong pro-democracy campaigners and activists were charged on Sunday with conspiracy to commit subversion in the largest single crackdown on the opposition under a China-imposed national security law. Among them was Sam Cheung, a 27-year-old activist and a participant in an [...]