30 Jun '15, 8am

HK students protest at Singapore prosecution of Amos Yee

HK students protest at Singapore prosecution of Amos Yee

Students from universities and organisations across Hong Kong have protested near the Singaporean consulate against the government’s detention of a teenage blogger who criticised the country’s late prime minister Lee Kwan Yew. Sixteen-year-old Amos Yee was convicted last month of posting a video criticising Lee, the country’s first prime minister, who died in March. Earlier this month, Yee was committed to a mental health institution, a move that was criticised by human rights observers including the United Nations Human Rights Office . Students from the University of Hong Kong at Admiralty station protesting the detention of 16-year-old Amos Yee, a Singaporean blogger who was convicted after posting a video online criticising the country’s former prime minister Lee Kwan-Yew. Photo: Campus TV (via Facebook). According to Hong Kong University’s Students’ Union, the main org...

Full article: http://www.hongkongfp.com/2015/06/30/hk-students-protest-...

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todayonline.com 06 Jul '15, 7am

SINGAPORE — Teenage blogger Amos Yee was today (July 6) sentenced to four weeks’ jail, backdated to June 2. At about 5.15p...

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nytimes.com 06 Jul '15, 8am

The blogger, Amos Yee, 16, brought international attention to Singapore’s tight restrictions on speech after he posted an ...

[TOC] 4 weeks jail for Amos Yee

[TOC] 4 weeks jail for Amos Yee

theonlinecitizen.com 06 Jul '15, 7am

“The Singapore government has demonstrated a shameful disregard for freedom of expression and the rights of the child in t...

The crowd at the SG #FreeAmosYee protest shows us he doesn't seem to have many young fans.

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bbc.co.uk 06 Jul '15, 9am

Authorities arrested Amos Yee after at least 30 people filed police reports against him A Singapore teenager who was found...

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nytimes.com 06 Jul '15, 8am

The blogger, Amos Yee, 16, brought international attention to Singapore’s tight restrictions on speech after he posted an ...

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bbc.co.uk 06 Jul '15, 9am

Authorities arrested Amos Yee after at least 30 people filed police reports against him A Singapore teenager who was found...