A supporter holds a poster of the Apple Daily newspaper logo outside the media company’s office building in Hong Kong in the early hours of June 24. The European Parliament has adopted a broad new resolution on Hong Kong, advocating tough measures be taken over the government’s crackdown on the city’s press freedom. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS
A supporter holds a poster of the Apple Daily newspaper logo outside the media company’s office building in Hong Kong in the early hours of June 24. The European Parliament has adopted a broad new resolution on Hong Kong, advocating tough measures be taken over the government’s crackdown on the city’s press freedom. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS

European Parliament adopts resolution on Hong Kong press freedom in response to Apple Daily closure

  • Measures are not binding, but are a set of recommendations to the European Commission and the Council of the European Union
  • The resolution urges the EU to do more to help journalists and pro-democracy camp politicians and activists to settle in the bloc

Topic |   China-EU relations
A supporter holds a poster of the Apple Daily newspaper logo outside the media company’s office building in Hong Kong in the early hours of June 24. The European Parliament has adopted a broad new resolution on Hong Kong, advocating tough measures be taken over the government’s crackdown on the city’s press freedom. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS
A supporter holds a poster of the Apple Daily newspaper logo outside the media company’s office building in Hong Kong in the early hours of June 24. The European Parliament has adopted a broad new resolution on Hong Kong, advocating tough measures be taken over the government’s crackdown on the city’s press freedom. Photo: AFP via Getty Images/TNS
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