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Hong Kong’s second national security trial opens with defendant accused of repeatedly calling for independence

A second Hong Kong man has gone on trial under the national security law for inciting secession, with prosecutors alleging he shouted pro-independence slogans on 20 occasions. Ma Chun-man, 30, was charged last November under Article 20 of the law imposed by Beijing, which bans acts of inciting others to commit secession or to undermine […]