Leon Tong leaves the High Court in a prison vehicle on Friday. Photo: Edmond So Leon Tong leaves the High Court in a prison vehicle on Friday. Photo: Edmond So
Leon Tong leaves the High Court in a prison vehicle on Friday. Photo: Edmond So

National security law: Hong Kong slams ‘irresponsible’ US, EU comments after sentencing of first person convicted under legislation

  • War of words erupted after Leon Tong, 24, was jailed for 9 years for riding his motorcycle into group of police officers while flying a flag calling for city’s ‘liberation’
  • US State Department said it was deeply concerned Chinese officials were deploying law ‘as a political weapon to silence dissenting voices’

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Leon Tong leaves the High Court in a prison vehicle on Friday. Photo: Edmond So Leon Tong leaves the High Court in a prison vehicle on Friday. Photo: Edmond So
Leon Tong leaves the High Court in a prison vehicle on Friday. Photo: Edmond So
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