Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press at government headquarters in Tamar. Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press at government headquarters in Tamar. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press at government headquarters in Tamar. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam hits out at former minister over remarks national security law could be ‘weaponised’

  • Chief executive says focus should instead be on financial systems and social media, which have already been used as tools against the government
  • She was addressing earlier remarks by Anthony Cheung, who noted such legislation could be easily abused

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press at government headquarters in Tamar. Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press at government headquarters in Tamar. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press at government headquarters in Tamar. Photo: Felix Wong
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