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Hong Kong leader supports police decision to recognise only gov’t-registered journalists despite pledge last October

Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam has backed a controversial new police decision to recognise journalists only from government-registered news outlets, saying the system is “objective and open” and would not erode press freedom. In a Facebook post published early Friday, Lam said she had to “get it off her chest,” after reading about the […]