Vice-Premier says Beijing supports Hong Kong authorities, as leader Carrie Lam ‘saddened’ by 3,000 arrests during protests

Chinese Vice-Premier Han Zheng has said the central government fully acknowledges and supports the work of the Hong Kong government and police force. Han, who oversees Hong Kong affairs, was meeting with Chief Executive Carrie Lam at Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on Wednesday. It came after Lam’s meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in […]