Epoch Times Reporters Describe Being Followed Amid Hong Kong Clampdown

Two reporters with The Epoch Times’ Hong Kong edition said they were being followed by suspected security agents after spotting an unusual person and a police car around them in recent days. The local Epoch Times is one of only a handful of independent media outlets in Hong Kong, with most media holding pro-Beijing stances […]

Hong Kong Leader Refuses to Guarantee Press Freedom Under Beijing’s National Security Law

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam unashamedly defended Beijing’s newly-implemented national security law on July 7, but failed to address specific concerns such as the impact of the new law on press freedom in the city. Speaking at her weekly press conference on Tuesday, the pro-Beijing chief executive of the former British colony branded the mass […]

Journalists Demand Police to Stop Attacks Against Press at George Floyd Protests

Journalists are urging state and law enforcement leaders to stop attacks on the press following a series of reports that journalists have been shot at, pepper-sprayed, manhandled, and arrested while covering the George Floyd protests. Reporter groups and individual journalists are taking action to demand police officers to stop targeting members of the press, who […]