Sweden’s former ambassador to China Anna Lindstedt. Photo: Handout

Former Swedish ambassador to China faces criminal investigation over secret Gui Minhai meetings

  • Prosecutor says Anna Lindstedt is being investigated over clandestine talks to free bookseller who disappeared from Hong Kong in 2015
  • Diplomat is suspected over exceeding her authority by starting negotiations without the knowledge of the foreign ministry
Topic |   Human rights in China

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Sweden’s former ambassador to China Anna Lindstedt. Photo: Handout
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Bookseller Lam Wing-kee leaves Hong Kong for Taiwan. Photo: Facebook

Bookseller Lam Wing-kee leaves Hong Kong for Taiwan, fearing proposed extradition law will mean he is sent to mainland China

  • Opposition lawmaker Claudia Mo accompanied Lam to airport and said he decided a month ago to open a bookshop in Taiwan
  • The bookseller is ‘extremely worried’ and convinced he is at top of extradition list, she says
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Bookseller Lam Wing-kee leaves Hong Kong for Taiwan. Photo: Facebook
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