Embattled Chief Executive Carrie Lam is adamant the extradition bill won’t be killed. Photo: Sam Tsang

Defiant Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam sticking to her guns over refusal to withdraw extradition bill

  • Chief executive also says ‘illegal and violent acts on June 12’ will be dealt with ‘impartially and fairly’
  • Lam has remained out of public eye but broke her silence in closed-door meeting with business leaders
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition bill

TOP PICKS

Embattled Chief Executive Carrie Lam is adamant the extradition bill won’t be killed. Photo: Sam Tsang
READ FULL ARTICLE
Tony Cheung

Tony Cheung

Tony Cheung became a political journalist in 2007. He joined the Post in 2012 and now leads the Hong Kong-mainland relations team on the Hong Kong desk. Tony also writes about the economy, and reports from mainland China, the United States, Germany and Britain.

Gary Cheung

Gary Cheung

Gary Cheung joined the Post in 2000, covering fields ranging from politics and the integration between Hong Kong and China. He became assistant editor-in-chief of Ming Pao in 2017 and returned to the Post the following year. He is author of Hong Kong’s Watershed: The 1967 riots (Hong Kong University Press, 2009).

Kimmy Chung

Kimmy Chung

Kimmy Chung joined the Post in 2017 and reports for the Hong Kong desk on local politics and Hong Kong-mainland issues. Prior to joining the Post, she covered Hong Kong politics and social policies for more than six years for different media outlets.