Hong Kong court convicts pro-democracy activist Andy Li in national security case

A Hong Kong pro-democracy activist, who had been detained in mainland China after trying to flee the city by boat, was found guilty on Thursday of conspiracy to commit collusion with a foreign country in a national security case. Andy Li was among a group of 12 people intercepted by mainland authorities in August 2020… Read More Hong Kong court convicts pro-democracy activist Andy Li in national security case

Hong Kong activist Andy Li charged with foreign collusion under national security law

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Andy Li was charged on Wednesday with “conspiracy to commit collusion” with a foreign country to endanger national security, two days after he was released from a Chinese prison. At the city’s West Kowloon Court, the prosecutor told the judge that Li, who had been detained by Chinese authorities after trying… Read More Hong Kong activist Andy Li charged with foreign collusion under national security law

Chinese court sentences Hong Kong activists to months in jail over border crossing

A Chinese court sentenced 10 Hong Kong activists to between seven months and three years in jail on Wednesday for illegally crossing the border, in a case that has drawn international attention and concern over the defendants’ treatment. The group had all faced charges in Hong Kong over anti-government protests in the Chinese-ruled city and… Read More Chinese court sentences Hong Kong activists to months in jail over border crossing