Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam rejects fears that national security law can be ‘weaponised’

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam has rejected fears that a sweeping new national security law might be “weaponised,” saying the city needs such “righteous” legislation to protect people’s safety. The Chief Executive was asked by reporters to comment on whether the Beijing-imposed law takes precedence over press freedom in Hong Kong, following the arrest of […]