Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai is arrested on suspicion of foreign collusion at his residence in Ho Man Tin on Monday. Photo: Felix WongApple Daily founder Jimmy Lai is arrested on suspicion of foreign collusion at his residence in Ho Man Tin on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong
Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai is arrested on suspicion of foreign collusion at his residence in Ho Man Tin on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong publisher Jimmy Lai denies violating national security law, calling accusations an ‘excuse to clamp down’ by Beijing

  • The Apple Daily founder denies police accusations that he contributed to a group that called for US sanctions
  • Insinuations that he advocates for Hong Kong independence are a ‘trap’ by the Chinese Communist Party, he says

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai is arrested on suspicion of foreign collusion at his residence in Ho Man Tin on Monday. Photo: Felix WongApple Daily founder Jimmy Lai is arrested on suspicion of foreign collusion at his residence in Ho Man Tin on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong
Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai is arrested on suspicion of foreign collusion at his residence in Ho Man Tin on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong
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