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Hong Kong protests: Theresa May urged to confront China over violent clashes sparked by extradition bill

Credit: Independent- Published on June 18, 2019
Former Hong Kong governor Chris Patten has urged Theresa May to confront China over the violent demonstrations in the territory, to prove her policy is not "driven by fear and greed".
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Credit: Wochit News
Published on June 21, 2019 -  00:46
Protests Take Over Hong Kong Again
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Thousands dressed in black marched in Hong Kong on Friday to press for the full withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill that has triggered violent protests and plunged the financial hub into political crisis. Demonstrators, mostly students wearing hard hats, goggles and face masks, disrupted traffic on key roads in a mostly peaceful protest to demand that embattled leader Carrie Lam, who promoted and then postponed the bill, scrap it altogether.

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