Chinese state TV reporter Kong Linlin denies common assault over alleged slapping of UK Conservative Party member

Chinese state media journalist Kong Linlin has denied common assault after she allegedly slapped a Conservative Party member last September. Kong, a CCTV journalist, stands accused of slapping Conservative Party member Enoch Lieu twice at the party’s annual conference in Birmingham. The incident took place during a fringe event discussing human rights and democracy in Hong Kong that was co-organised by […]