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Security law: Hong Kong clamps down on free press as police deploy their own faux reporters

Not content with new orders limiting the number of legitimate journalists who can cover police operations, the Hong Kong Police Force recently went a step further, deploying public-relations officers as faux reporters to live-stream from popular protest sites.  As these so-called “presenters” explained away arguably illegal stop-and-search actions in Causeway Bay and Wan Chai, riot […]