Chief executive candidate Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor submits her nomination forms at the Electoral Affairs Commission. Photo: Felix Wong Chief executive candidate Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor submits her nomination forms at the Electoral Affairs Commission. Photo: Felix Wong
Chief executive candidate Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor submits her nomination forms at the Electoral Affairs Commission. Photo: Felix Wong

Rita Fan says those speculating Xi Jinping backs John Tsang after handshakes lack understanding

Warning from influential Beijing loyalist comes as her preferred candidate for Hong Kong leader, ex-chief secretary Carrie Lam, secures 579 nominations

Topic |   Chief executive election 2017
Chief executive candidate Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor submits her nomination forms at the Electoral Affairs Commission. Photo: Felix Wong Chief executive candidate Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor submits her nomination forms at the Electoral Affairs Commission. Photo: Felix Wong
Chief executive candidate Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor submits her nomination forms at the Electoral Affairs Commission. Photo: Felix Wong
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