Hong Kong activists, in plea bargain, point to Jimmy Lai
August 23, 2021
CWN Editor's Note: In a plea-bargain deal with Chinese prosecutors, two Hong Kong democracy activists have said that Jimmy Lai, the imprisoned Catholic publisher, had masterminded a propaganda campaign to encourage US sanctions against China. Their testimony bolsters the government’s case against Lai, who is charged with conspiracy against the goverment under Hong Kong’s strict new national-security law.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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