A protester holds up a poster during a rally at a Sha Tin shopping mall on September 11 last year in a photo nominated for this year’s World Press Photo contest. Photo: AFP A protester holds up a poster during a rally at a Sha Tin shopping mall on September 11 last year in a photo nominated for this year’s World Press Photo contest. Photo: AFP
A protester holds up a poster during a rally at a Sha Tin shopping mall on September 11 last year in a photo nominated for this year’s World Press Photo contest. Photo: AFP

Prestigious photo exhibition featuring media images of Hong Kong protests shuts down in Macau

  • The World Press Photo Exhibition showcasing winners of the annual contest closes more than a week early
  • There is speculation that images of aggressive police tactics from last year’s social unrest caused alarm in some quarters

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
A protester holds up a poster during a rally at a Sha Tin shopping mall on September 11 last year in a photo nominated for this year’s World Press Photo contest. Photo: AFP A protester holds up a poster during a rally at a Sha Tin shopping mall on September 11 last year in a photo nominated for this year’s World Press Photo contest. Photo: AFP
A protester holds up a poster during a rally at a Sha Tin shopping mall on September 11 last year in a photo nominated for this year’s World Press Photo contest. Photo: AFP
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