The meeting with President Xi Jinping was not originally on Carrie Lam’s schedule. Photo: Xinhua The meeting with President Xi Jinping was not originally on Carrie Lam’s schedule. Photo: Xinhua
The meeting with President Xi Jinping was not originally on Carrie Lam’s schedule. Photo: Xinhua

Xi Jinping’s meeting with Carrie Lam: she reveals she could feel his support for her to end Hong Kong protest violence; analysts say it was to quash rumours of her firing

  • President also took a measured approach in giving his assessment of the political crisis roiling the city, experts said
  • Formal sit-down in Shanghai was the first official meeting between the pair since anti-government protests broke out in June

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
The meeting with President Xi Jinping was not originally on Carrie Lam’s schedule. Photo: Xinhua The meeting with President Xi Jinping was not originally on Carrie Lam’s schedule. Photo: Xinhua
The meeting with President Xi Jinping was not originally on Carrie Lam’s schedule. Photo: Xinhua
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