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‘Suspected malware’ shuts down press club’s website amid controversial speech by pro-independence speaker

The Foreign Correspondents’ Club’s (FCC) website remained offline on Tuesday owing to suspected malware. The club announced that the site was inaccessible, hours after it hosted a controversial talk by pro-independence activist Andy Chan. The sold-out luncheon took place despite pressure from Beijing to drop the event, whilst dozens of pro-Beijing and pro-democracy demonstrators gathered outside in protest. […]