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Hong Kong’s 66-year-old activist ‘Grandma Wong’ jailed for 8 months over 2019 protests

An elderly woman who became a fixture of Hong Kong’s democracy protests was jailed on Wednesday for unlawful assembly, a day after courts imprisoned a terminally ill 75-year-old activist. Alexandra Wong, 66, popularly known as “Grandma Wong”, was a regular presence at the protests three years ago, usually waving a British Union Jack flag. Prosecutors […]