Carrie Lam holds a copy of the Basic Law during a press conference at Tamar on Tuesday. Photo: Nora TamCarrie Lam holds a copy of the Basic Law during a press conference at Tamar on Tuesday. Photo: Nora Tam
Carrie Lam holds a copy of the Basic Law during a press conference at Tamar on Tuesday. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam sides with education chief on no ‘separation of powers’ in city, defends move to delete phrase from textbooks

  • Lam maintains the executive, legislative and judicial branches can exercise checks and balances on one another
  • The remarks come after criticism that the controversial changes to schools’ liberal studies textbooks amounted to political censorship

Topic |   Education
Carrie Lam holds a copy of the Basic Law during a press conference at Tamar on Tuesday. Photo: Nora TamCarrie Lam holds a copy of the Basic Law during a press conference at Tamar on Tuesday. Photo: Nora Tam
Carrie Lam holds a copy of the Basic Law during a press conference at Tamar on Tuesday. Photo: Nora Tam
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