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Hong Kong may criminalize deriding Chinese anthem

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 01:59

Hong Kong was set on Wednesday to present a controversial bill to lawmakers that prescribes jail terms of up to three years for anyone disrespecting the Chinese national anthem, a move critics say raises fresh fears over freedom of expression in the city, as Reuters' Farah Master explains.

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Hong Kong was set on Wednesday to present a controversial bill to lawmakers that prescribes jail terms of up to three years for anyone disrespecting the Chinese national anthem, a move critics say raises fresh fears over freedom of expression in the city, as Reuters' Farah Master explains.

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Hong Kong may criminalize deriding Chinese anthem

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 01:59