Protesters march through Causeway Bay on New Year’s Day. Photo: Sam Tsang Protesters march through Causeway Bay on New Year’s Day. Photo: Sam Tsang
Protesters march through Causeway Bay on New Year’s Day. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong protests: opposition activists vow to fight on despite threat of stiffer sentences after prosecutors up charges

  • Move could see five spend longer behind bars if convicted with new charge carrying maximum five-year jail term
  • Albert Ho, Lee Cheuk-yan, Leung Kwok-hung, Cyd Ho and Figo Chan among group of 15 arrested over protests that also includes Jimmy Lai and Martin Lee

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Protesters march through Causeway Bay on New Year’s Day. Photo: Sam Tsang Protesters march through Causeway Bay on New Year’s Day. Photo: Sam Tsang
Protesters march through Causeway Bay on New Year’s Day. Photo: Sam Tsang
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