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Hong Kong’s Stand News deletes website and wipes social media; ex-staff to appear in court as watchdogs decry raid

Stand News has deleted its website and wiped its social media pages less than 24 hours after seven figures linked to the outlet were arrested on suspicion of conspiring to publish seditious publications. The non-profit media outlet’s website went dark at 11 p.m. on Thursday and was replaced with a message about its closure. “Given […]