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Hong Kong press freedom curbs ‘will speed up,’ warns journalist group chair as state-run press attacks Apple Daily

Hong Kong crackdown on press freedom “will be speeded up,” the chairperson of the Hong Kong Journalists Association (HKJA) on Monday, as pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily came under fire in the pro-Beijing press for “starting the fake news trend.” State-owned newspaper Ta Kung Pao accused Apple Daily and other pro-democracy “yellow media” of “constantly creating […]