15 noiembrie 2019

Hong Kong Condemns Attack on Justice Secretary in London

irrawaddy.com

HONG KONG—The Hong Kong government condemned on Friday an attack by a “violent mob” on the city’s justice secretary in London, the first direct altercation between demonstrators and a government minister during months of often violent protests. Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng, who was in London to promote Hong Kong as a dispute resolution and deal-making hub, was targeted by a group of protesters who shouted “murderer” and “shameful”. A statement by the Hong Kong government said Cheng [...]