Freed Hong Kong pro-democracy leader Joshua Wong demands resignation of Carrie Lam
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 Joshua Wong has told Euronews that he will continue his protests against the "evil" planned extradition arrangement with mainland China. Wong has been at the forefront of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests. He was one of the leading figures in 2014's so-called Umbrella Movement.
A Hong Kong chief executive might be in charge of a free-wheeling, international financial hub, but they still remain accountable to China's Communist Party. The job is like being caught between "the devil and the deep blue sea", says one senior official. Michelle Hennessy reports.
Hong Kong was reeling from fresh violence between protesters and police on Monday as it was reported that the city’s leader Carrie Lam had attempted to resign... WorldNews Also reported by •SBS •Reuters India •FT.com •Firstpost
A group of club-wielding attackers apparently targeted people, including a pro-democracy lawmaker, who had participated in antigovernment protests, leaving... NYTimes.com Also reported by •Al Jazeera •Bangkok Post
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Monday protesters involved in the latest clashes with the police could be described as "rioters" and that she supported... Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India •SBS •Al Jazeera •NYTimes.com