Published On: Sat, Apr 17th, 2021
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Hong Kong democracy leaders sentenced to jail amid crackdown

HONGKONG-SECURITY/JIMMY LAI

A Hong Kong court on Friday sentenced five leading pro-democracy advocates, including media tycoon Jimmy Lai, to 14 months in prison for organizing and participating in a massive march during 2019 anti-government protests that triggered an overwhelming crackdown from Beijing.

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