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75-year-old Hong Kong activist facing sedition charge denied bail after planning Beijing Olympics demo

A Hong Kong court has denied bail to veteran pro-democracy activist Koo Sze-yiu, who is facing charges of attempting to commit a seditious act. Koo was arrested by national security police early on Friday morning ahead of a planned demonstration against the Winter Olympics. The 75-year-old appeared at the West Kowloon Magistrates’ Courts on Saturday. […]