Hong Kong leader signals end to extradition bill but refuses to quit
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday signaled the end of a controversial extradition bill that she promoted and then postponed after some of the most violent protests since the former British colony returned to Chinese rule in 1997.
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologized on Sunday as hundreds of thousands of black-clad protesters maintained calls for her to resign over her handling of a bill that would have allowed people to be sent to mainland China for trial. The chief executive issued the rare apology one day after she...
Lam made the comments at a hospital where three police officers were being treated for injuries sustained in skirmishes on Sunday with demonstrators angry about... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Reuters •SBS •Reuters India •WorldNews
Associated Press HONG KONG Hong Kong’s protest movement took a violent turn Sunday as police launched tear gas at protesters after a massive march continued... WorldNews Also reported by •Reuters •Reuters India