Riot police and anti-government protesters clash in Causeway Bay on Sunday. Photo: Felix Wong

Beijing to hold second press briefing on Hong Kong unrest in two weeks

  • Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office announces it will speak to the media on Tuesday, after Chief Executive Carrie Lam issues stern warning
  • Source says office may announce ‘something new’, but according to an official, Beijing’s position on the city remains largely unchanged
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Riot police and anti-government protesters clash in Causeway Bay on Sunday. Photo: Felix Wong
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Chief Executive Carrie Lam, flanked by eight of her ministers, addresses the press in Tamar. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong being dragged down ‘path of no return’ says Carrie Lam, as she calls protests an attack on Beijing’s sovereignty

  • Embattled chief executive makes first public appearance for two weeks and accuses protesters of attempting to destroy city
  • Lam refuses to resign and calls on anti-government demonstrators to stop gambling with lives of 7 million people
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Chief Executive Carrie Lam, flanked by eight of her ministers, addresses the press in Tamar. Photo: Sam Tsang
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