Macau casino heiress Pansy Ho will accuse radical protesters of “hijacking” the extradition issue in her speech on Tuesday. Photo: David Wong

Businesswomen to defend Hong Kong government’s handling of protests at UN

  • Pansy Ho and Annie Wu will tell UN Human Rights Council that ‘small group of radical protesters do not represent views of all 7.5 million Hongkongers’
  • It comes as Beijing ramps up efforts to sway global opinion on the unrest
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Macau casino heiress Pansy Ho will accuse radical protesters of “hijacking” the extradition issue in her speech on Tuesday. Photo: David Wong
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited Wuhan, Hubei on Saturday. Photo: DPA

Germany’s Angela Merkel renews call for peaceful resolution to Hong Kong protests

  • German chancellor says in talks with Beijing she ‘advocated that conflicts be resolved without violence and that anything else would be a catastrophe’
  • She also criticised China’s social credit system during speech at a university
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited Wuhan, Hubei on Saturday. Photo: DPA
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