The ten had been amongst 12 detained in a speedboat as they allegedly tried to flee to Taiwan.
A Chinese language courtroom sentenced 10 Hong Kong activists who had been detained after fleeing Hong Kong by boat to between seven months and three years for an unlawful border crossing, a courtroom within the southern metropolis of Shenzhen mentioned on Wednesday.
The courtroom mentioned that the 2 who organised the crossing had been sentenced to a few years and two years, respectively, whereas the others acquired seven-month sentences.
All 10 had been additionally fined, the courtroom mentioned.
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