Laurel Chor has covered stories across Asia, including the deadly 2018 earthquake in Palu in Indonesia, Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh and the assassination of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Jonathan Wong Laurel Chor has covered stories across Asia, including the deadly 2018 earthquake in Palu in Indonesia, Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh and the assassination of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Laurel Chor has covered stories across Asia, including the deadly 2018 earthquake in Palu in Indonesia, Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh and the assassination of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Hong Kong media

Hong Kong photojournalist Laurel Chor on protests, primates and how industry has taught her some uncomfortable truths

  • Chor gained huge exposure for her work on last year’s anti-government protests but she says it wasn’t always out of concern for Hong Kong’s people
  • Conservation is also her passion and she has worked with gorillas and on exposing ivory poaching and the jaguar trade

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Laurel Chor has covered stories across Asia, including the deadly 2018 earthquake in Palu in Indonesia, Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh and the assassination of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Jonathan Wong Laurel Chor has covered stories across Asia, including the deadly 2018 earthquake in Palu in Indonesia, Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh and the assassination of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Laurel Chor has covered stories across Asia, including the deadly 2018 earthquake in Palu in Indonesia, Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh and the assassination of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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