Stand News

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Stand News (Chinese: 立場新聞) was a free, non-profit online news website based in Hong Kong, from 2014 to 2021. It was founded in December 2014. It replaced House News. It focused on social and political issues in Hong Kong. It was a pro-democratic news website.

On 29 December 2021, Hong Kong police officials arrested Stand News employees for sedition and the website closes down.[1]

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  1. "Hong Kong's Stand News deletes website and wipes social media; ex-staff to appear in court as watchdogs decry raid". Hong Kong Free Press. 30 December 2021.