Hong Kong pro-democracy singer Denise Ho at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. Photo: AFP

Canto-pop singer Denise Ho calls on UN Human Rights Council to remove China over ‘abuses’ in Hong Kong

  • Invited by two human rights NGOs to address the council, Ho’s two-minute speech is twice interrupted on points of order by China delegate
  • Singer says one country, two systems is ‘nearing its death’ following ‘years of deceitful promises’ by China
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Hong Kong pro-democracy singer Denise Ho at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. Photo: AFP
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Carrie Lam stood firm on not setting up a top-level probe into clashes between police and protesters. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong’s controversial extradition bill may be ‘dead’ but city leader Carrie Lam still unable to win over her critics

  • Lam describes government’s work in amending law as ‘complete failure’
  • Opponents dismiss latest attempt at defusing crisis that has rocked Hong Kong, accusing the chief executive of engaging in semantics and being insincere
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Carrie Lam stood firm on not setting up a top-level probe into clashes between police and protesters. Photo: Felix Wong
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