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Gov’t watchdog agrees that revealing John Lee inauguration media list would aid ‘terrorists,’ rejects HKFP complaint

The government watchdog has rejected a complaint filed by Hong Kong Free Press (HKFP) related to the authorities’ refusal to disclose its media invite list for Chief Executive John Lee’s inauguration last July 1. The Ombudsman agreed with official assertions that such a revelation would aid “terrorists,” but found “inadequacies” in the government’s handling of […]