11 months HK protests resume; Lam unseen in public Manilatimes |World
HONG Kong: A small group of protesters opposed to legislation they fear would reduce Hong Kong’s judicial independence have rallied outside the Justice Department. The action on Thursday came as Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam remained out of the public eye for more than a week, prompting one legislator to suggest she request a long-term leave of absence.
BACK ON STREETS Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong (center) marches towards the Central Government Office during a rally against a controversial extradition bill in Hong Kong. AFP PHOTOThousands of people joined a rally Wednesday night, capping a daylong appeal to world ... more