Legal academic Benny Tai waves to supporters as he leaves Ma On Shan police station. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Legal academic Benny Tai waves to supporters as he leaves Ma On Shan police station. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Legal academic Benny Tai waves to supporters as he leaves Ma On Shan police station. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong national security law: police begin to release ex-lawmakers and activists, including Benny Tai, arrested in crackdown a day earlier without charging them

  • Authorities contend that the opposition camp’s campaigning for primary elections held last July included plans to ‘paralyse’ and ‘overthrow’ the government
  • Tai, who masterminded the contest, says Hong Kong has entered a ‘cold winter’ as he leaves police station

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Legal academic Benny Tai waves to supporters as he leaves Ma On Shan police station. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Legal academic Benny Tai waves to supporters as he leaves Ma On Shan police station. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Legal academic Benny Tai waves to supporters as he leaves Ma On Shan police station. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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