Hong Kong leader hopes for peaceful resolution of university standoff
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 () Hong Kong's embattled leader, Carrie Lam, hopes a standoff between police and anti-government protesters at a major university can be resolved peacefully, she said on Tuesday, adding that she had told police to handle it in a humane way.
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam denounced U.S. legislation protecting human rights in the embattled city after it was passed last week. That comes after a ban by Beijing against U.S. military from visiting..
*Hong Kong:* Hong Kong police on Friday ended their two-week siege of a university campus that became a battleground with pro-democracy protesters, as activists... Mid-Day Also reported by •Reuters India •IndiaTimes