Hong Kong government apologises after mass protests

Hong Kong’s China-backed government has apologised over the handling of politically charged legislation that sparked massive street protests over the past week.

A statement on Sunday said that unspecified “deficiencies in the government’s work had led to substantial controversies and disputes in society, causing disappointment and grief among the people”.

It said chief executive Carrie Lam “apologised to the people of Hong Kong for this and pledged...
source: Lancashire Telegraph

2019-06-16 17:14
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