Student representatives report being sent death threats, which they believe are linked to assistance that protesters have received from student unions. Photo: EPA-EFEStudent representatives report being sent death threats, which they believe are linked to assistance that protesters have received from student unions. Photo: EPA-EFE
Student representatives report being sent death threats, which they believe are linked to assistance that protesters have received from student unions. Photo: EPA-EFE

Hong Kong protests: student leaders say they were victims of death threats for supporting demonstrators

  • One student representative was told his family would be killed if he continued to help protesters, others had private data leaked
  • Union president arrested on suspicion of possessing offensive weapons says laser pens were to be used ‘for stargazing’ and as teaching aids

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Student representatives report being sent death threats, which they believe are linked to assistance that protesters have received from student unions. Photo: EPA-EFEStudent representatives report being sent death threats, which they believe are linked to assistance that protesters have received from student unions. Photo: EPA-EFE
Student representatives report being sent death threats, which they believe are linked to assistance that protesters have received from student unions. Photo: EPA-EFE
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