The entrance of the Yantian District People’s Court, where 12 Hongkongers were tried on Monday. Photo: AFP The entrance of the Yantian District People’s Court, where 12 Hongkongers were tried on Monday. Photo: AFP
The entrance of the Yantian District People’s Court, where 12 Hongkongers were tried on Monday. Photo: AFP

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With judgment still pending, here’s what we know about the 12 Hong Kong fugitives detained in Shenzhen

  • Shenzhen court will hand down ruling at a later date, and insisted journalists and families attended the hearing, despite Western diplomats being denied entry
  • Monday’s hearing was the culmination of a months-long saga that began with the 12 fugitives’ interception by the Chinese coastguard in August as they fled to Taiwan

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
The entrance of the Yantian District People’s Court, where 12 Hongkongers were tried on Monday. Photo: AFP The entrance of the Yantian District People’s Court, where 12 Hongkongers were tried on Monday. Photo: AFP
The entrance of the Yantian District People’s Court, where 12 Hongkongers were tried on Monday. Photo: AFP
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