Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa hugs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor during the ceremony to commemorate Nanjing Massacre. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa hugs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor during the ceremony to commemorate Nanjing Massacre. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa hugs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor during the ceremony to commemorate Nanjing Massacre. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Former Hong Kong leader Tung Chee-hwa tells Beijing figures to back top job hopeful Lam after controversial hug

Delegates of top advisory say the elder statesman was only expressing his personal views

Topic |   Chief executive election 2017
Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa hugs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor during the ceremony to commemorate Nanjing Massacre. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa hugs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor during the ceremony to commemorate Nanjing Massacre. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa hugs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor during the ceremony to commemorate Nanjing Massacre. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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