HK official says Apple Daily raid targets those who use reporting to endanger national security
Hong Kong Security Secretary John Lee said on Thursday a police raid on the headquarters of jailed tycoon Jimmy Lai's Apple Daily newspaper was aimed at those who use reporting as a tool to endanger national security.
Lee was speaking after police arrested five executives of the pro-democracy Apple Daily newspaper, and for the first time under a new national security law had a warrant to seize journalistic materials. (Reporting By Clare Jim, Sharon Abratique, Sara Cheng; Writing by Anne Marie Roantree; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)
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