CY defends Zhang’s comments about separation of powers amid protest

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has rebutted criticism against Beijing’s liaison director Zhang Xiaoming following Zhang’s controversial comment that the SAR’s top official is above legislative, executive and judicial powers. Zhang has been “quoted out of context,” the CE said ahead of a government meeting on Tuesday morning. At around the same time, about a dozen protesters marched to Beijing’s liaison […]