Hong Kong Chief Government Carrie Lam attends a information convention in Hong Kong, China, June 18, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong chief Carrie Lam mentioned on Tuesday mentioned she had heard the individuals “loud and clear” and apologized once more for latest upheaval after a few of the most violent protests within the metropolis in opposition to an extradition invoice that she had promoted.
The invoice would permit case-by-case extraditions to mainland China and regardless of its postponement, about two million individuals spilled on to the streets on Sunday, demanding Lam scrap the invoice fully and step down.
Reporting By James Pomfret, Twinnie Siu, Anne Marie Roantree; Enhancing by Robert Birsel