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Human Rights Press Awards axed after Stand News wins; 8 FCC press freedom committee members quit – sources

The Foreign Correspondents’ Club (FCC) decision to scrap the Human Rights Press Awards was related to local outlet Stand News winning a number of titles, sources with knowledge of the matter told HKFP on Monday. Additionally, eight members of the club’s Press Freedom Committee, which oversees the awards, resigned in protest of the cancellation. Stand […]