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Five Hong Kong democrats facing national security charges back behind bars after bail challenge withdrawal

Five Hong Kong pro-democracy figures – who are among a group of 47 charged with “subversion” under the national security law – have withdrawn their challenge against a magistrate’s refusal to grant them bail. Meanwhile, the High Court ordered another activist to remain in custody pending trial. Former lawmaker Lam Cheuk-ting, district councillors Fergus Leung […]