Norwegian lawmaker Guri Melby has nominated the people of Hong Kong for next year’s Nobel Peace Prize. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Norwegian lawmaker nominates Hongkongers for 2020 Nobel Peace Prize to rally international support for city’s anti-government protesters

  • MP Guri Melby announced her nomination on Twitter on Tuesday night
  • Move welcomed by supporters of protest movement, but lawmaker Regina Ip calls it ‘a very sick joke’
Topic |   Nobel Prize

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Norwegian lawmaker Guri Melby has nominated the people of Hong Kong for next year’s Nobel Peace Prize. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam presents the progress report that she will publish on Wednesday alongside her policy address. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam insists election date unchanged despite ‘political’ vandalism of pro-Beijing offices

  • Chief executive says 150 offices of politicians targeted in attacks that were ‘not an arbitrary expression of anger or revenge’ but had political motives
  • Lam says she will try to deliver Wednesday’s annual policy address in person despite possibility of protests
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam presents the progress report that she will publish on Wednesday alongside her policy address. Photo: Winson Wong
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