Conservationists protest on Wednesday against a plan to give a stretch of Central waterfront to the People’s Liberation Army. Photo: Nora Tam

Pan-democrats thwarted in last bid to stop Hong Kong government’s plan to give People’s Liberation Army a prime slice of Central waterfront

  • Last-ditch effort to stop the plan is derailed by motion to adjourn Legco
  • If pro-Beijing camp’s motion is passed, a strip of scenic harbourfront will be given to the PLA on Saturday
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Conservationists protest on Wednesday against a plan to give a stretch of Central waterfront to the People’s Liberation Army. Photo: Nora Tam
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Hong Kong witnessed one of its worst clashes between protesters and police on June 12. Photo: AP/Vincent Yu

Pro-establishment lawmakers allow rivals’ non-binding motion on riot offence review to pass unanimously in Hong Kong Legco

  • Justice chief Teresa Cheng shrugs off move, saying lawmakers are entitled to do what they deem fit
  • Pro-establishment bloc convenor says camp did not plan this, although the situation raised eyebrows about relations between government and allies
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Hong Kong witnessed one of its worst clashes between protesters and police on June 12. Photo: AP/Vincent Yu
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