Hong Kong’s labour and welfare minister Law Chi-kwong (right). Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong’s labour and welfare minister Law Chi-kwong (right). Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong’s labour and welfare minister Law Chi-kwong (right). Photo: Felix Wong

‘I considered resigning over protests’: Hong Kong’s labour minister and only cabinet member with opposition background

  • Law Chi-kwong who was pressured by former Democratic Party colleagues to step down at height of civil unrest, gives candid television interview
  • He says extradition bill was withdrawn because of peaceful July 9 protest, and not the intense clash three days later outside legislature

Topic |   Hong Kong extradition bill
Hong Kong’s labour and welfare minister Law Chi-kwong (right). Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong’s labour and welfare minister Law Chi-kwong (right). Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong’s labour and welfare minister Law Chi-kwong (right). Photo: Felix Wong
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