Chris Yeung was full of emotion during a press conference about the closure of Citizen News, which he co-founded. Photo: Dickson Lee
Chris Yeung was full of emotion during a press conference about the closure of Citizen News, which he co-founded. Photo: Dickson Lee

Citizen News bosses say Hong Kong’s ‘vague’ law enforcement forced its closure, triggered by fears over staff safety

  • Chief writer Chris Yeung says decision to close news outlet was based on fears they may have unwittingly broken laws they do not understand
  • Citizen News to stop updating its website on Tuesday following last week’s national security crackdown on Stand News, another online portal

Topic |   Press freedom in Hong Kong
Chris Yeung was full of emotion during a press conference about the closure of Citizen News, which he co-founded. Photo: Dickson Lee
Chris Yeung was full of emotion during a press conference about the closure of Citizen News, which he co-founded. Photo: Dickson Lee
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