People pack the check-in area for their flight to Britain at Hong Kong’s International Airport on July 18, 2021. Photo: AFP
People pack the check-in area for their flight to Britain at Hong Kong’s International Airport on July 18, 2021. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam shrugs off scenes of residents leaving at airport, says city has ‘prosperous future’ ahead

  • Chief Executive Carrie Lam says that with help of Beijing, national security law, this is ‘best time’ to be in Hong Kong
  • Remarks were in response to scenes of passengers boarding flights to Britain, which has established new path to citizenship for some Hongkongers

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
People pack the check-in area for their flight to Britain at Hong Kong’s International Airport on July 18, 2021. Photo: AFP
People pack the check-in area for their flight to Britain at Hong Kong’s International Airport on July 18, 2021. Photo: AFP
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