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Hong Kong denies visa to Economist journalist in latest media blow

By Guardian staff with agencies

13 Nov 2021 · 2 min read

Hong Kong has refused to renew the visa of an Australian correspondent from the Economist, the newspaper’s chief editor said, amid a crackdown on free speech and dissent in the city.

Sue-lin Wong is one of several foreign journalists working in Hong Kong to be forced out in recent years.

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