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DW
Bookseller arrests loom over Hong Kong's anniversary |bail in June, Lam was given the assignment to bring back a file with the names
Bookseller arrests loom over Hong Kong's anniversary |
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bail in June, Lam was given the assignment to bring back a file with the names of his customers, most from the mainland, at Causeway Bay Bookstore. He decided instead to take his story to the public. It was promply questioned by the Hong Kong's... Read more
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Quartz
More Hong Kongers are embracing mainland values: legal scholar Eric Cheungand not seek assistance from a lawyer. His crime? Authorities accused Lam of i
More Hong Kongers are embracing mainland values: legal scholar Eric Cheung
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
and not seek assistance from a lawyer. His crime? Authorities accused Lam of illegal business operations. Lam worked at Causeway Bay Books in Hong Kong, which sold books about China’s Communist Party, and was planning one on the love life of... Read more
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Quartz
A Chinese lawyer is challenging Beijing over Hong Kong’s missing booksellersand received lots of media attention in Hong Kong, summarizes the events regard
A Chinese lawyer is challenging Beijing over Hong Kong’s missing booksellers
Quartz / Posted 9 days ago
and received lots of media attention in Hong Kong, summarizes the events regarding the disappearance of associates of Causeway Bay Books. Towards the end, Liu argues the ongoing controversy could “seriously damage” China’s image overseas if it... Read more
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dna
Hong Kong presses Beijing on case of missing booksellerson Saturday chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and fr
Hong Kong presses Beijing on case of missing booksellers
dna / Posted 10 days ago
on Saturday chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and freedom of speech" as they marched from the Causeway Bay Books shop to the Liaison Office. They also demanded the release of Gui Minhai, a Swedish passport holder who... Read more
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Reuters
Hong Kong presses Beijing on case of missing booksellerson Saturday chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and fr
Hong Kong presses Beijing on case of missing booksellers
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
on Saturday chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and freedom of speech" as they marched from the Causeway Bay Books shop to the Liaison Office. They also demanded the release of Gui Minhai, a Swedish passport holder who... Read more
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Swissinfo
Hong Kong presses Beijing on case of missing booksellerson Saturday chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and fr
Hong Kong presses Beijing on case of missing booksellers
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
on Saturday chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and freedom of speech" as they marched from the Causeway Bay Books shop to the Liaison Office. They also demanded the release of Gui Minhai, a Swedish passport holder who... Read more
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The Star
Hong Kong presses Beijing on case of missing booksellerson Saturday chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and fr
Hong Kong presses Beijing on case of missing booksellers
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
on Saturday chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and freedom of speech" as they marched from the Causeway Bay Books shop to the Liaison Office. They also demanded the release of Gui Minhai, a Swedish passport holder who... Read more
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New Kerala
A lone book seller takes on the might of China - newkerala.com #79571it in any suicide attempt, he related. The bookseller saga has gripped Hong Ko
A lone book seller takes on the might of China - newkerala.com #79571
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
it in any suicide attempt, he related. The bookseller saga has gripped Hong Kong for months. Five men associated with Causeway Bay Books and the Mighty Current publishing house, which locally published and distributed books critical of the... Read more
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Rappler
Hong Kong leader writes to Beijing on missing booksellerfive booksellers from the Mighty Current publishing house who are believed to b
Hong Kong leader writes to Beijing on missing bookseller
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
five booksellers from the Mighty Current publishing house who are believed to be detained in China, outside the closed Causeway Bay Books store that sells books on Chinese politics in Hong Kong on February 12, 2016. Dale de la Rey/AFP HONG... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
The Hong Kong bookseller who stood up to Chinafind out the source. I think they blew the whole thing up for this reason alone
The Hong Kong bookseller who stood up to China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
find out the source. I think they blew the whole thing up for this reason alone." Lam worked for years as the face of the Causeway Bay Bookshop, a hole in the wall independent bookshop tucked upstairs in an old building behind the well-known SOGO... Read more
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The Columbian
Hong Kong bookseller reveals he contemplated suicide in detentionwhile he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publ
Hong Kong bookseller reveals he contemplated suicide in detention
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
while he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publishing company and the customers at its Causeway Bay Bookshop, which he managed. Lam’s story contradicted the version of events given by his colleagues to Chinese... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Bookseller discusses ordealover his detention. He told AFP the Mighty Current publishing house, where the
Bookseller discusses ordeal
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
over his detention. He told AFP the Mighty Current publishing house, where the five booksellers worked, and its outlet the Causeway Bay Bookstore—which Lam managed—had been targeted as part of a wider crackdown to deter Hong Kong from putting out... Read more
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The China Post
HK bookseller considered suicide in China detentionwhile he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publ
HK bookseller considered suicide in China detention
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
while he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publishing company and the customers at its Causeway Bay Bookshop, which he managed. Lam's story contradicted the version of events given by his colleagues to Chinese... Read more
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Boston Herald
Hong Kong bookseller contemplated suicide in China detentionwhile he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publ
Hong Kong bookseller contemplated suicide in China detention
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
while he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publishing company and the customers at its Causeway Bay Bookshop, which he managed. Lam's story contradicted the version of events given by his colleagues to Chinese... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Hong Kong bookseller contemplated suicide in China detentionwhile he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publ
Hong Kong bookseller contemplated suicide in China detention
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
while he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publishing company and the customers at its Causeway Bay Bookshop, which he managed. Lam's story contradicted the version of events given by his colleagues to Chinese... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hong Kong bookseller contemplated suicide in China detentionwhile he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publ
Hong Kong bookseller contemplated suicide in China detention
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 days ago
while he was interrogated about the authors writing for the Mighty Current publishing company and the customers at its Causeway Bay Bookshop, which he managed. Lam's story contradicted the version of events given by his colleagues to Chinese... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hong Kong bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'over his detention. He told AFP the Mighty Current publishing house, where the
Hong Kong bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
over his detention. He told AFP the Mighty Current publishing house, where the five booksellers worked, and its outlet the Causeway Bay Bookstore -- which Lam managed -- had been targeted as part of a wider crackdown to deter Hong Kong from putting... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'over his detention. He told AFP the Mighty Current publishing house, where the
Hong Kong bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
over his detention. He told AFP the Mighty Current publishing house, where the five booksellers worked, and its outlet the Causeway Bay Bookstore -- which Lam managed -- had been targeted as part of a wider crackdown to deter Hong Kong from putting... Read more
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Rappler
HK bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'DISAPPEARANCE. A flyer that reads 'Missing: Impossible' with the photos of 5 bo
HK bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
DISAPPEARANCE. A flyer that reads 'Missing: Impossible' with the photos of 5 booksellers hangs on the entrance to Causeway Bay Books in Hong Kong on February 5. File photo by Jerome Favre/EPA HONG KONG – The Hong Kong bookseller who broke silence... Read more
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BBC News
Missing Hong Kong bookseller 'in Chinese detention'Hong Kong's Cable Television.Image caption The five missing people are all link
Missing Hong Kong bookseller 'in Chinese detention'
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
Hong Kong's Cable Television.Image caption The five missing people are all linked to this small bookshop in Hong Kong's Causeway Bay She said the telephone number of the calls suggested they were made in Shenzhen, a city on the Chinese mainland... Read more
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BBC News
Missing HK bookseller considered suicide 'many times' in ChinaChina. He says he was abducted while visiting the Chinese city of Shenzhen las
Missing HK bookseller considered suicide 'many times' in China
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
China. He says he was abducted while visiting the Chinese city of Shenzhen last October.Image caption Mr Lam's shop, Causeway Bay Books, was known for selling books about Chinese politics Mr Lam was the owner the Causeway Bay Bookstore... Read more
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BBC News
HK missing bookseller was on 'toothbrush suicide watch'with freedom of expression in Hong Kong. One of the men, Gui Minhai, is still i
HK missing bookseller was on 'toothbrush suicide watch'
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
with freedom of expression in Hong Kong. One of the men, Gui Minhai, is still in custody. Mr Lam, who owned the Causeway Bay Bookstore before it was purchased by Mr Gui, says he was abducted in the Chinese city of Shenzhen on 24 October... Read more
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Aljazeera
Hong Kong bookseller defies China by leading protestbanners saying "Fight until the very end", Lam Wing-kee and about 6,000 protest
Hong Kong bookseller defies China by leading protest
Aljazeera / Posted 12 days ago
banners saying "Fight until the very end", Lam Wing-kee and about 6,000 protesters marched on Saturday from the Causeway Bay Bookstore, the business at the centre of the controversy, to China's liaison office. Lam said he did not feel... Read more
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The China Post
HK bookseller defies Beijing by leading protestand "Hong Kong has a bottom line!" The protesters, carrying banners saying "Fig
HK bookseller defies Beijing by leading protest
The China Post / Posted 12 days ago
and "Hong Kong has a bottom line!" The protesters, carrying banners saying "Fight until the very end" are marching from the Causeway Bay Bookstore, the business at the center of the controversy, to China's liaison office. In a surprise press... Read more
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Fortune
4,000 Hong Kong Protesters Voice Against China on Bookseller Detentionsprotesters chanted “protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and fre
4,000 Hong Kong Protesters Voice Against China on Bookseller Detentions
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
protesters chanted “protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and freedom of speech” as they marched from the Causeway Bay Books shop to Beijing’s liaison office and demanded the release of Gui Minhai, a Swedish passport holder who is... Read more
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International Business Times
Hong Kong: 4,000 march against booksellers' detentions by Chinese police for more than eight months but his colleague Lee Bo, a British national, was ab
Hong Kong: 4,000 march against booksellers' detentions by Chinese police
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
for more than eight months but his colleague Lee Bo, a British national, was abducted from Hong Kong by mainland Chinese authorities. All five men who went missing last year and later appeared in mainland Chinese custody worked at Causeway Bay Boo... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'I don't feel scared': Hong Kong bookseller leads protestand "Hong Kong has a bottom line!" The protesters, carrying banners saying "Fi
'I don't feel scared': Hong Kong bookseller leads protest
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
and "Hong Kong has a bottom line!" The protesters, carrying banners saying "Fight until the very end" marched from the Causeway Bay Bookstore, the business at the centre of the controversy, to China's liaison office. There they burned a... Read more
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The Economic Times
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentionsprotesters chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and fre
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentions
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
protesters chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and freedom of speech" as they marched from the Causeway Bay Books shop to Beijing's liaison office and demanded the release of Gui Minhai, a Swedish passport holder who is... Read more
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The Star
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentionsprotesters chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and fre
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentions
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
protesters chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and freedom of speech" as they marched from the Causeway Bay Books shop to Beijing's liaison office and demanded the release of Gui Minhai, a Swedish passport holder who is... Read more
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Swissinfo
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentionsprotesters chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and fre
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentions
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
protesters chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and freedom of speech" as they marched from the Causeway Bay Books shop to Beijing's liaison office and demanded the release of Gui Minhai, a Swedish passport holder who is... Read more
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Reuters
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentionsprotesters chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and fre
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentions
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
protesters chanted "protect freedom of the press, freedom of publishing and freedom of speech" as they marched from the Causeway Bay Books shop to Beijing's liaison office and demanded the release of Gui Minhai, a Swedish passport holder who is... Read more
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The Manila Times
Pressure grows for answers in HK bookseller sagawill participate in the march. “I request that the government clearly explain
Pressure grows for answers in HK bookseller saga
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
will participate in the march. “I request that the government clearly explain what they have done to help Lam or the other Causeway Bay bookstore workers in these past eight months. If they don’t, then they’re not our government.” Members of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pressure grows for answers in bookseller sagawill participate in the march. "I request that the government clearly explain
Pressure grows for answers in bookseller saga
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
will participate in the march. "I request that the government clearly explain what they have done to help Lam or the other Causeway Bay bookstore workers in these past eight months. If they don't, then they're not our government." Members of the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Detention of Hong Kong booksellers sparks protests against Beijingcity’s financial secretary. All five of the men who went missing and later app
Detention of Hong Kong booksellers sparks protests against Beijing
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
city’s financial secretary. All five of the men who went missing and later appeared in mainland Chinese custody worked at Causeway Bay Books, which had specialised in publishing and selling gossipy books about Chinese leaders, including President... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hong Kong Bookseller Who Was 'Disappeared' By Chinese Authorities Tells Of What Happenedcase of a disappearance (that we're aware of) is most interesting. Beginning la
Hong Kong Bookseller Who Was 'Disappeared' By Chinese Authorities Tells Of What Happened
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
case of a disappearance (that we're aware of) is most interesting. Beginning late last year, five booksellers from the shop Causeway Bay Books (which among other things sells books containing political gossip) in Hong Kong went missing, and all of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bookseller’s dramatic tale spooks Hong Kong, underlines concern for Swedehe was taken by train to the eastern city of Ningbo, where he was interrogated
Bookseller’s dramatic tale spooks Hong Kong, underlines concern for Swede
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
he was taken by train to the eastern city of Ningbo, where he was interrogated 20 or 30 times. Many of books published by Causeway Bay Books, notably gossipy accounts of the private lives of senior Communist Party figures, are banned in mainland... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
HK protesters outraged as bookseller detentions exposedabduction" over the gates of the Chinese Central Government Liaison Office duri
HK protesters outraged as bookseller detentions exposed
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
abduction" over the gates of the Chinese Central Government Liaison Office during a protest against the detention of Causeway Bay bookseller Lam Wing-kee on Friday. (EPA Photo) HONG KONG: More than 100 activists marched on China's liaison... Read more
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Orange County Register
Defying China, bookseller describes detentionrevealed the harrowing details of his time in detention. “It can happen to you
Defying China, bookseller describes detention
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
revealed the harrowing details of his time in detention. “It can happen to you, too,” said Lam, 61, who was the manager of Causeway Bay Books, a store that sold juicy potboilers about the mainland’s Communist Party leadership. “I want to tell the... Read more
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EuroNews
Hong Kong protests over booksellers’ detentions after Lam Wing-kee accuses ChinaLee Bo is British, Gui Minhai is a Swedish national who disappeared while in Th
Hong Kong protests over booksellers’ detentions after Lam Wing-kee accuses China
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
Lee Bo is British, Gui Minhai is a Swedish national who disappeared while in Thailand. He remains in Chinese custody. Causeway Bay Books where the five men worked, published books that were critical of China’s leaders including President Xi... Read more
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International Business Times
Hong Kong: Protests erupt as bookseller Lam Wing-kee reveals details of detention in China in 2015. It later turned out they had been detained by Chinese authorities bec
Hong Kong: Protests erupt as bookseller Lam Wing-kee reveals details of detention in China
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
in 2015. It later turned out they had been detained by Chinese authorities because of that fact that they worked at the Causeway Bay Bookstore that sold titles criticising the country's leaders. Lam said he was detained and interrogated for... Read more
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DW
Hong Kong shocked as fifth bookseller mysteriously 'vanishes' |government "vanished" earlier last week. Lee Bo, an employee at the Mighty Cur
Hong Kong shocked as fifth bookseller mysteriously 'vanishes' |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
government "vanished" earlier last week. Lee Bo, an employee at the Mighty Current publishing house and shareholder of Causeway Bay Books, went missing on Wednesday after going to retrieve books from the company warehouse, local media quoted... Read more
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International Business Times
Hong Kong bookseller reveals explosive details about his detention in China put a cap on my head and basically bundled me up," according to the South China
Hong Kong bookseller reveals explosive details about his detention in China
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
put a cap on my head and basically bundled me up," according to the South China Morning Post. Lam, 61, was a manager at the Causeway Bay Bookstore before he was snatched away by a group of unidentified men in October 2015. Lam spent five months in a... Read more
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Aljazeera
Hong Kong bookseller alleges detention by Chinahe was kept in a small room by himself, and repeatedly interrogated about the s
Hong Kong bookseller alleges detention by China
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
he was kept in a small room by himself, and repeatedly interrogated about the selling of banned books on the mainland. Causeway Bay Books, the store at which the five men worked, had specialised in publishing and selling gossipy books about... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of custo
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of customers who had bought titles from his store, Causeway Bay Books, which specialised in scandalous, gossipy tomes often highly critical of China's Communist Party... Read more
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CNBC
Defying China, vanished Hong Kong bookseller describes custodyin their luggage. In the months since Mr. Lam and his colleagues disappeared,
Defying China, vanished Hong Kong bookseller describes custody
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
in their luggage. In the months since Mr. Lam and his colleagues disappeared, the industry has fallen on hard times. Causeway Bay Books has closed, and many Hong Kong bookstores have pulled titles about Chinese politics from their... Read more
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Canberra Times
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of custo
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of customers who had bought titles from his store, Causeway Bay Books, which specialised in scandalous, gossipy tomes often highly critical of China's Communist Party... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of custo
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of customers who had bought titles from his store, Causeway Bay Books, which specialised in scandalous, gossipy tomes often highly critical of China's Communist Party... Read more
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The Age
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of custo
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of customers who had bought titles from his store, Causeway Bay Books, which specialised in scandalous, gossipy tomes often highly critical of China's Communist Party... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of custo
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of customers who had bought titles from his store, Causeway Bay Books, which specialised in scandalous, gossipy tomes often highly critical of China's Communist Party... Read more
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WA Today
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of custo
Hong Kong booksellers: 'I was handcuffed and my eyes were covered'
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
after he promised to return from Hong Kong by Thursday with a database of customers who had bought titles from his store, Causeway Bay Books, which specialised in scandalous, gossipy tomes often highly critical of China's Communist Party... Read more
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