Ted Cruz was dressed in black to ‘express solidarity with protesters’. Photo: Yonden Lhatoo

US senator Ted Cruz accuses Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam of cancelling meeting with him out of ‘weakness’ and ‘fear’ of anti-government protesters

  • Ted Cruz said he had been looking forward to talks with chief executive but was told when he landed in the city that the meeting had been cancelled
  • Republican senator also said he had met ‘non-violent protest leaders’ and impressed upon them the need to shun violence
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Ted Cruz was dressed in black to ‘express solidarity with protesters’. Photo: Yonden Lhatoo
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