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‘No other choice’: Hong Kong Citizen News says decision to close was prompted by Stand News arrests, staff safety

Hong Kong media outlet Citizen News has said its decision to shut down was prompted by the authorities’ crackdown on fellow independent newsroom Stand News, which abruptly closed last Wednesday after national security police arrested seven people and raided its offices. Addressing reporters the morning after the shutdown was announced, Chris Yeung, chief writer of […]