8th Hong Kong democrat arrested following chaotic legislative meeting, as lawmakers decry ‘political oppression’

Democratic Party lawmaker Ted Hui was arrested on Monday, becoming the eighth democrat arrested since Sunday in connection to a chaotic meeting at the Hong Kong Legislative Council (LegCo). The pro-democracy camp has condemned the arrest of lawmakers during the controversial House Committee session in May, saying they amount to political oppression. The lawmaker was … Continue reading 8th Hong Kong democrat arrested following chaotic legislative meeting, as lawmakers decry ‘political oppression’