Thousands rally for Hong Kong press freedom

Attack on former newspaper editor prompts massive march to voice support for media freedom.

    Thousands of people have marched for press freedom in Hong Kong after a knife attack on a newspaper journalist.
     
    Former Ming Pao editor, Kevin Lau, is still critically ill in hospital.
     
    Al Jazeera's Craig Leeson reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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