Hong Kong leader abandons policy speech after heckles from lawmakers

by Jerome TAYLOR / Jasmine LEUNG Hong Kong’s embattled leader abandoned a State of the Union-style speech on Wednesday after she was heckled by rowdy opposition lawmakers during chaotic scenes inside the city’s legislature. The speech by chief executive Carrie Lam was billed as an attempt to win hearts and minds after four months of … Continue reading Hong Kong leader abandons policy speech after heckles from lawmakers