Openly critical audience call for independent inquiry into police brutality and handling of pro-democracy protests Hong Kong’s embattled leader has endured a barrage of criticism at a town hall meeting that laid bare anger coursing through the city after months of huge, sometimes violent pro-democracy protests.Carrie Lam faced more than two hours of grilling at a public “dialogue session” on Thursday night, the first time her pro-Beijing administration has sat down with its critics in 16 consecutive weeks of unrest. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/sep/26/hong-kong-leader-carrie-lam-public-anger-dialogue-session
Author : Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong
Publish date : 2019-09-26 19:40:29
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