Lau Siu-kai said the government would view an inquiry as a distraction. Photo: SCMP Pictures Lau Siu-kai said the government would view an inquiry as a distraction. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Lau Siu-kai said the government would view an inquiry as a distraction. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Mong Kok riot

‘An inquiry into the Mong Kok riot would only create a new battleground’: former Central Policy Unit chief compares Star Ferry and Hong Kong riots

Ex-Central Policy Unit head Lau Siu-kai describes government as wary of fuelling social conflicts, but professor contends term ‘riot’ is too much

Topic |   Mong Kok riot
Lau Siu-kai said the government would view an inquiry as a distraction. Photo: SCMP Pictures Lau Siu-kai said the government would view an inquiry as a distraction. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Lau Siu-kai said the government would view an inquiry as a distraction. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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