Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam (centre) has vowed to “fully cooperate” with Beijing over a national security law for the city. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Two Sessions 2020: Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam vows ‘full support’ for national security law and promises city’s freedoms will remain unaffected

  • The chief executive says new legislation will not undermine the ‘one country, two systems’ principle or the city’s high degree of autonomy
  • Speaking after Hong Kong stocks plunged, Lam said the law Beijing is crafting is to protect, not hurt, the rights of residents and investors
Topic |   Two Sessions 2020 (Lianghui)
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam (centre) has vowed to “fully cooperate” with Beijing over a national security law for the city. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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