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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Hong Kong media mogul Jimmy Lai (left) and US Vice-President Mike Pence in the White House on Monday. Photo: Mark Simon

Beijing slams Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai and US officials over Washington meetings on extradition bill, using words ‘national scum and Hong Kong sinners’

  • Spokesman pulls no punches in stinging statement against media mogul and his sessions with Mike Pence and Mike Pompeo
  • ‘Don’t keep going farther and farther on this wrong path’, statement warns the US
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Hong Kong media mogul Jimmy Lai (left) and US Vice-President Mike Pence in the White House on Monday. Photo: Mark Simon
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