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...
The firing of tear gas was the latest confrontation between police and protesters who have taken to the streets for almost two months to fight a proposed... CBS News Also reported by •IndiaTimes •Seattle Times
HONG KONG (AP) — Some 2,000 Hong Kong senior citizens, including a popular actress, marched Wednesday in a show of support for youths at the forefront of... Seattle Times Also reported by •Christian Science Monitor •NPR •Newsday