Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai being escorted out of his home by officers. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong’s pan-democrats condemn wave of arrests of veterans as a bid to silence dissent but authorities say it’s for unlawful protests

  • Others held include former lawmakers Albert Ho, Lee Cheuk-yan, ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung and Au Nok-hin
  • Police chief Chris Tang says operation has nothing to do with recent remarks by the Beijing authorities in the city
Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai being escorted out of his home by officers. Photo: Edmond So
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