Chinese language Citizen Journalist Jailed For 4 Years Over Wuhan Virus Stories: Lawyer

Chinese citizen journalist jailed for four years over Wuhan virus reports: lawyer

Faizan Hashmi

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Monday, December 28, 2020 | 09:40 am

Shanghai, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – Dec. 28, 2020): A Chinese citizen journalist was jailed for four years on Monday for her livestream coverage from Wuhan as the Covid-19 outbreak unfolded, her lawyer said, almost a year surfaced in central China city after the first virus.

Zhang Zhan, 37, was sentenced after a brief hearing in Shanghai, Ren Quanniu, one of her defense lawyers, told reporters.