1 Oct 2020

Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam praises controversial national security law

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

It’s China’s National Day and, to mark the occasion, Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam has praised the national security law imposed by China three months ago.

In defiance of that law, there were still Hong Kongers willing to protest the sanctions on their freedoms – but the protests were much smaller than in the past.