Police ‘corrupted’ into a personal tool for Lam to maintain power and silence Hongkongers, says activist

by Ian Timberlake Hong Kong is a “police state” where officers — once dubbed “Asia’s finest” — are conducting abuses in the service of the city’s pro-Beijing leadership, prominent voices in the global financial hub’s weeks-long protest movement told AFP Saturday. The comments came as riot police and demonstrators in Hong Kong fought brief skirmishes […]