print PRINT

INTERNATIONAL > East Asia & Pacific

Japan expresses serious concern over suspension of Apple Daily 

  • June 25, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

Nikkei, Mainichi, and Sankei wrote that during a press briefing on Thursday, Chief Cabinet Secretary Kato expressed Japan’s serious concern about the suspension of publication of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily. Kato reportedly said Japan has serious concerns because the move is a major setback for the freedom of speech and the press that has been the basis of Hong Kong’s democracy and stable development.  

  • Ambassador
  • Ukraine
  • COVID-19
  • Trending Japan