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Prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong has been sentenced to more jail time for participating in an unauthorized vigil to commemorate the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown.

BREAKING | Nine prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy figures, including outspoken media tycoon Jimmy Lai, were sentenced on Friday. #HongKongProtests 

Today on “The Intelligence”: Hong Kong’s most prominent activists quashed, merits and ethics of a human-monkey hybrid, and the state of Egyptian TV

Today on “The Intelligence”: Hong Kong’s most prominent activists quashed, merits and ethics of a human-monkey hybrid, and the state of Egyptian TV

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai has been sentenced to 14 months in prison for attending 2 unauthorized protests, and activist Martin Lee was handed a suspended sentence. @ChloeLocw  has the latest on the city’s 2 most prominent pro-democracy figures

The China-backed Hong Kong government sentenced several prominent pro-democracy activists to prison on Friday. Via @jackbeyrer 

A Hong Kong court has sentenced five prominent pro-democracy advocates, including media tycoon Jimmy Lai, to up to 18 months in prison.

"While Hong Kong's leader said at the time of its passage that the law would only affect a handful of people, today almost every prominent opposition lawmaker and activist has been charged under it." Analysis by @BradLendon 

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"While Hong Kong's leader said at the time of its passage that the law would only affect a handful of people, today almost every prominent opposition lawmaker and activist has been charged under it." Analysis by @BradLendon 

@CNN : A Hong Kong court has sentenced media mogul Jimmy Lai and nine other prominent pro-democracy activists to up to 18 months in prison over their roles in unauthorized assemblies at the height of the 2019 protests.

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Hong Kong police arrested dozens of pro-democracy politicians in raids that swept up many prominent opposition figures, according to social media posts

“We’re not afraid to question authority” Student protesters in Thailand are being supported by those in Hong Kong, and employing some of the same tactics Prominent activists from both sides explain why

China persecutes Hong Kong’s most prominent Catholic layman, and Pope Francis—who has opinions on everything—has nothing to say, writes @wjmcgurn 

#Breaking Jimmy Lai, a Hong Kong media mogul and one of the city's most prominent pro-democracy figures, was reportedly arrested on Monday under Beijing's new national security law.

#hongkong Prominent Hong Kong democracy activist Agnes Chow looks out of a car window while being driven away by police from her home after she was arrested under the new national security law in Hong Kong late on August 10, 2020. #AFP 

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The Hong Kong police arrested Jimmy Lai, a media mogul and prominent critic of Beijing, on charges of violating the new national security law, making him the most high-profile target of the sweeping legislation

Hong Kong police arrest media tycoon Jimmy Lai under national security law for allegedly colluding with foreign forces, local media report. Joshua Wong, one of the city’s most prominent activists, says on Twitter that he strongly condemns Lai’s arrest.

#UPDATE  Prominent Hong Kong democracy activist #AgnesChow  was arrested late Monday under China's new national security, a police source and a statement on her verified Facebook account said

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The sweep on Saturday was the biggest crackdown on prominent pro-democracy figures in Hong Kong in recent memory

Hong Kong authorities barred Joshua Wong, a prominent democracy activist, from running in district council elections next month. Wong said the decision showed that China’s central government was manipulating the election.

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