Protesters lay bouquets and offer prayers for a man who fell from Pacific Place mall in Admiralty and died while protesting against Hong Kong’s extradition law last month. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong leader’s first attempt to make peace with student protesters ends in defeat

  • Student unions reject Carrie Lam’s offer to hold talks, having set preconditions the government would not meet
  • Meanwhile, city’s No 2 official appeals to young people suffering emotional turmoil to cherish life, speak to family and friends, and seek professional help
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition bill
Protesters lay bouquets and offer prayers for a man who fell from Pacific Place mall in Admiralty and died while protesting against Hong Kong’s extradition law last month. Photo: Sam Tsang
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