Police surround the offices of the Apple Daily newspaper in Tseung Kwan O. Photo: Sam Tsang Police surround the offices of the Apple Daily newspaper in Tseung Kwan O. Photo: Sam Tsang
Police surround the offices of the Apple Daily newspaper in Tseung Kwan O. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong national security law: Apple Daily arrests could encourage self-censorship, experts warn, but legal scholars insist reporters have little to fear

  • Industry expresses concern over impact of police raid and arrest of senior newspaper figures on media freedom
  • But pro-establishment figures say normal journalistic work can take place ‘freely and lawfully in Hong Kong’

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Police surround the offices of the Apple Daily newspaper in Tseung Kwan O. Photo: Sam Tsang Police surround the offices of the Apple Daily newspaper in Tseung Kwan O. Photo: Sam Tsang
Police surround the offices of the Apple Daily newspaper in Tseung Kwan O. Photo: Sam Tsang
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