Hong Kong leader refuses to give ground despite poll setback

Hong Kong leader refuses to give ground despite poll setback

November 26, 2019 admin 0

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam refused to offer any concessions to anti-government protesters despite a local election trouncing, saying Tuesday that she will instead accelerate dialogue and identify ways to address societal grievances.Lam said the central government in Beijing didn’t blame her for the election outcome that gave the pro-democracy…