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HK media tycoon Jimmy Lai arrested over democracy protest, quits tabloid

Published on: Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:39:55 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong publishing tycoon Jimmy Lai, an outspoken critic of Beijing, has stepped down as publisher of the popular Apple Daily after being arrested for refusing to leave a key pro-democracy protest site in the center of the city.

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