Court denies bail to hotel waiter accused of assaulting mainland China journalist at Hong Kong airport during anti-government protests
A court on Monday denied bail to a part-time hotel waiter allegedly involved in beating a journalist from mainland China at Hong Kong International Airport.Lai Yun-long, 19, was accused of assaulting Fu Guohao, who works for Chinese state newspaper Global Times.The incident took place overnight between August 13 and 14, when protesters blocked the paths of outbound travellers at the airport’s departure hall and grounded hundreds of flights.In the Eastern Court, Lai faced one count of wounding,…

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