Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office Director Wang Guangya defends Beijing’s involvement in the chief executive race. Photo: Dickson Lee Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office Director Wang Guangya defends Beijing’s involvement in the chief executive race. Photo: Dickson Lee
Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office Director Wang Guangya defends Beijing’s involvement in the chief executive race. Photo: Dickson Lee

Top Beijing official on Hong Kong affairs insists it is reasonable to be concerned about leadership election

But Wang Guangya did not say whether Beijing backed Carrie Lam, despite reports that former chief secretary is its favoured candidate

Topic |   Chief executive election 2017
Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office Director Wang Guangya defends Beijing’s involvement in the chief executive race. Photo: Dickson Lee Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office Director Wang Guangya defends Beijing’s involvement in the chief executive race. Photo: Dickson Lee
Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office Director Wang Guangya defends Beijing’s involvement in the chief executive race. Photo: Dickson Lee
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