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Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam seeks refuge from city’s anti-bribery laws behind blanket of national security

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam has cited the need to safeguard national security in defending her decision to renege on an election promise to extend the city’s anti-bribery laws to her own position. Lam told the Legislative Council last Thursday she will not pursue her 2017 pledge to extend sections 3 and 8 of the […]