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because he allegedly called for the spin-off Hong Kongs of China, an activist was sentenced to three and a half years of imprisonment on Tuesday. Judge Stanley Chan said that the criminal intentions of the 20-year-old Tony Chung had been in the online networks and in his interviews "for all clearly".
chung is the latest democracy activist, which has been convicted so far under the so-called security law imposed by Beijing in mid-2020. Beijing had reacted with the law on the democracy protests in the special administration zone.
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It allows the authorities a dracon approach to all activities threatening to the national security of China in their view, and massively circumciles the democratic special rights, which Hong Kong had been granted in 1997 in his handover of China for 50 years.
Approximately four other men were sentenced to the Security Act. Numerous activists have left the former British Crown Colony now. It was formerly chairman of a small student association, which had been used for the independence of the economic metropolis. He had been arrested a year ago, after he allegedly wanted to apply for asylum in the US Consulate.
Chung Group had declared dissolved shortly before the entry into force of the controversial security law. However, the prosecutor was introducing the group with the help of activists from abroad and have asked about the US payment service PayPal to donate.
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