Alex Lo
Alex Lo
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

My Take by Alex Lo

Did Carrie Lam just say sorry behind closed doors?

  • Despite the denial, an audio tape appears to confirm rumours that the city’s besieged leader has tried to quit, but Beijing will not let her

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Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor. Photo: Xinhua

Hong Kong protests: read full transcript of Carrie Lam’s leaked ‘quitting’ talk

  • The audio recording, which ran for 24 minutes, captures the bulk of a closed-door meeting Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor had last week
  • In it, she appears to say she would quit if she had a choice. She has since denied ever offering to resign over the city’s current political crisis
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor. Photo: Xinhua
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