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Plan to amend Hong Kong extradition bill ‘was correct’ despite mass protests, says ex-leader Carrie Lam

Former chief executive Carrie Lam has defended her attempt to amend a controversial extradition bill in 2019 as a “correct” move, even though it was widely blamed for triggering Hong Kong’s largest protests in decades. In her first media interview since she stepped down in July, Lam told Chinese state-affiliated Nanfang Daily Newspaper that the […]