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‘An act of justice’: Beijing hails arrest of 5 senior Apple Daily staff under security law

China has hailed the arrest of five executives from Hong Kong’s pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily as “an act of justice,” after police detained them on Thursday for allegedly breaching the national security law. Beijing’s Liaison Office in the city said it “resolutely supported” the arrest of the five directors and the freezing of HK$18 million […]