Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam says Beijing respected and supported her decision to withdraw the extradition bill. Photo: Sam Tsang

Beijing supports me all the way, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says, stressing decision to withdraw extradition bill was hers

  • Lam also insists she has not changed her mind, saying withdrawal no different in substance to earlier decisions to suspend or call bill ‘dead’
  • Unimpressed opposition lawmakers say chief executive has failed to explain how move will end the social unrest
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam says Beijing respected and supported her decision to withdraw the extradition bill. Photo: Sam Tsang
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