Chinese state media has been increasingly vocal in condemning the Hong Kong protesters. Photo: SCMP

China Daily newspaper criticised over claim Hong Kong protesters are planning 9/11 terror attack

  • State-run newspaper’s Hong Kong edition made claim in Facebook post illustrated with photograph of attack on New York in 2001
  • English language outlet said ‘anti-government’ fanatics had been threatening to kill people if their demands were not met
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Chinese state media has been increasingly vocal in condemning the Hong Kong protesters. Photo: SCMP
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Unrest has rocked Hong Kong since June. Photo: Sam Tsang

Why China went on a global media blitz over the Hong Kong protests – and why it probably won’t work

  • Chinese envoys around the world embarked on an unusually broad propaganda push to promote Beijing’s line on the extradition bill demonstrations
  • But foreign audiences are unlikely to be receptive to the message, analysts say
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Unrest has rocked Hong Kong since June. Photo: Sam Tsang
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