Hong Kong bars se­nior jour­nal­ist

Daily Dispatch - - World News -

Rights cam­paign­ers at the week­end de­nounced Hong Kong’s bar­ring of a se­nior Fi­nan­cial Times jour­nal­ist as an­other blow to press free­dom in the city which has come un­der in­creas­ing pres­sure from an as­sertive China.

Hours ear­lier, an arts cen­tre host­ing the city’s high-pro­file lit­er­ary fes­ti­val can­celled ap­pear­ances by ex­iled Chi­nese writer Ma Jian.

NOT WEL­COME: Vic­tor Mal­let, a Fi­nan­cial Times jour­nal­ist

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