Main frame: Protesters unite in HK, Inset (Left): Carrie Lam, Inset (Right): Chan Tong-kai (All Images: Reuters)

Hong Kong: China plans to replace Chief Executive Lam after unrest ends – meanwhile ‘no end in sight to unrest’

China is drawing up a plan to replace Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam with an “interim” chief executive once the protests settled down, the Financial Times reported. Meanwhile, the protests are showing... Read more »
Anti-extradition bill protesters march to demand democracy and political reforms, in Hong Kong, China August 18, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Hong Kong leader sees ‘way out’ of chaos through dialogue

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful weekend anti-government protest was the start of an effort to restore calm and that talks with non-violent protesters would provide... Read more »

Hong Kong leader says extradition bill ‘dead’, but critics not satisfied

The extradition bill that sparked Hong Kong’s biggest crisis in decades is dead, the territory’s leader said on Tuesday, adding that the government’s work on the legislation had been a “total failure”,... Read more »