Hong Kong journalist who challenged WHO official quits RTHK – sources

Journalist Yvonne Tong has resigned from public broadcaster RTHK, two sources familiar with the matter confirmed with HKFP on Monday. The award-winning TV producer came under fire last year after she interviewed Bruce Aylward, assistant director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO) for The Pulse. Aylward appeared to evade her questions about the the status of Taiwan at the WHO, prompting Chinese state-run media outlets to attack her. Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Edward Lau later claimed that the show had violated the “One China” principle and broadcaster’s charter….

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