Clashes break out at New Town Plaza shopping centre in Sha Tin on Sunday. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam slams ‘rioters’ who attacked police in Sha Tin on Sunday and calls on all residents to defend rule of law

  • At least 22 people injured when violent clashes broke out in northern town following march
  • Police chief had earlier described protesters as ‘rioters’ and vowed those responsible would be tracked down and held accountable
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Clashes break out at New Town Plaza shopping centre in Sha Tin on Sunday. Photo: Felix Wong
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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.