Hong Kong leader apologises as massive rally chokes city
Monday, 17 June 2019 *Hong Kong:* Hundreds of thousands of protesters choked Hong Kong's streets for a second straight Sunday in a defiant rebuke of a reviled extradition law, piling pressure on the city's embattled pro-Beijing leader who apologised for causing "conflict" but refused to step down. The show of force saw huge crowds marching for hours...
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of people clogged the streets in central Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city’s leader step down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades.
HONG KONG (AP) — A small group of protesters has paraded around Hong Kong government headquarters with a mock coffin of city leader Carrie Lam. The march on... Seattle Times Also reported by •Reuters •SBS •Reuters India •WorldNews •TechCrunch
By Sophie Li and M. Terry Cooke*
(FPRI) — On January 29, the Hong Kong governent announced potential amendments to its extradition laws that would allow... Eurasia Review Also reported by •Reuters •Reuters India •SBS •WorldNews
China's top representative in Hong Kong said on Thursday the central government in Beijing continues to support Chief Executive Carrie Lam, who is grappling with... Reuters Also reported by •SBS •CBC.ca •TechCrunch •WorldNews