Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets in Hong Kong on April 28 to protest a proposed law that would allow extraditions to mainland China. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong democracy advocates bring their protest against extradition bill to United States

  • If bill passes, Democratic Party founder Martin Lee warns, ‘there’s danger’ in coming to Hong Kong
  • Lee and activist Nathan Law have been asked to testify about the bill before the US Congressional-Executive Commission on China
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets in Hong Kong on April 28 to protest a proposed law that would allow extraditions to mainland China. Photo: AFP
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Raymond Chan protests against Chief Executive Carrie Lam during a debate on the contentious extradition bill. Photo: Sam Tsang

Tempers flare over controversial extradition bill in Hong Kong Legco as opposition lawmakers shout profanity and call city leader Carrie Lam a liar

  • Legco president Andrew Leung demands the removal of six lawmakers, including Claudia Mo, who said Lam was ‘lying through her teeth’
  • Row erupts as Lam issues strongly-worded defence of extradition proposal, which will allow transfer of fugitives to any jurisdictions Hong Kong lacks a deal with – including mainland China
Topic |   Legislative Council of Hong Kong

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Raymond Chan protests against Chief Executive Carrie Lam during a debate on the contentious extradition bill. Photo: Sam Tsang
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