Hong Kong leader to address city amid fury at bill allowing extraditions to China
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam will address the city on Tuesday after some of the biggest and most violent protests seen in the financial hub against an extradition bill that she postponed in a stark reversal of policy.
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, thousands of black-clad protestors blocked roads and surrounded police headquarters in Hong Kong, in the latest demonstrations over an extradition bill that has triggered a series of massive protests and plunged the city into chaos. Groups of protestors...
Lam made the comments at a hospital where three police officers were being treated for injuries sustained in skirmishes on Sunday with demonstrators angry about... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Reuters India •Reuters
Protests against a controversial extradition bill began over a month ago. Now, demonstrations have ballooned to address how Hong Kong is governed. Christian Science Monitor Also reported by •Reuters India