fredag 7. april 2017

‘Alarmed and outraged’: Over 200 scholars criticise prosecution of Hong Kong pro-democracy leaders

Over 200 scholars from local and overseas universities have signed a joint statement criticising the prosecution of Hong Kong activists for their leadership role in the 2014 pro-democracy Occupy protests. “We are alarmed and outraged,” the statement read. “We strongly oppose the Hong Kong government’s decision to charge these scholars and activists for their non-violent fight to realize Hong Kong people’s right to universal suffrage.” Read more