Arthur Shek at the ‘Safeguard Hong Kong’ rally in Tamar Park last Saturday. Photo: Twitter

Veteran press executive Arthur Shek resigns after controversy over ‘caning’ remarks at Hong Kong pro-police rally

  • Shek resigns from director’s position at Hong Kong Economic Times, which he co-founded, after urging rally attendees on Saturday to discipline protesters with force
  • After violence in Yuen Long on Sunday, newspaper’s staff sign petition of protest, prompting Shek to withdraw remarks and apologise
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Arthur Shek at the ‘Safeguard Hong Kong’ rally in Tamar Park last Saturday. Photo: Twitter
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