Li Zehua

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Chinese journalist held for reporting on Wuhan COVID outbreak wishes he’d done more

When reports of a novel respiratory virus spreading through Wuhan began to surface in early 2020, a few independent video journalists rushed to the city. Among them was Li Zehua, a former journalist for state broadcaster CCTV, who goes by the name Kcriss Li. Giving the slip to officials chasing down reporters who challenged the…

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Police officers are seen in Wuhan, China, on April 4, 2020. Freelance journalist Li Zehua has been missing in Wuhan since late February. (AP/Ng Han Guan)

Chinese journalist Li Zehua missing in Wuhan since late February

Chinese freelance journalist Li Zehua went missing on February 26, 2020, after live-streaming security agents entering his temporary apartment in the city of Wuhan, according to news reports.

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