Xi says ‘ending violence and chaos’ is priority following pair’s meeting in Shanghai amid speculation over Lam’s future China’s President Xi Jinping has expressed a “high degree of trust” in Hong Kong’s unpopular leader Carrie Lam as the two met after months of increasingly violent protests in the semi-autonomous city.Xi’s show of support followed speculation that Beijing was preparing to remove Lam as city authorities struggle to contain pro-democracy demonstrations that have rocked the financial hub. Continue reading…
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Publish date : 2019-11-05 05:07:11
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