Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam visits Beijing | AFP

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam meets Chinese Premier Li Kequiang in Beijing a day after Hong Kong police made multiple arrests as small groups of black-clad pro-democracy protesters targeted some of the city’s malls, ending a rare lull in violence. IMAGES

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Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam meets Thai premier in Bangkok | AFP

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, who suffers record-low approval ratings, meets Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha during an official visit to Thailand. Lam has been struggling to handle anti-government protests which have been roiling the key financial hub for almost six months. IMAGES

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Hong Kong leader offers mea culpa, but no concessions | AFP

Hong Kong’s unpopular leader Carrie Lam acknowledges that public dissatisfaction with her government fuelled a landslide win by pro-democracy candidates in local elections, but she drew fresh criticism by offering no new concessions to resolve months of violent protests.

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Lam votes in Hong Kong district election | AFP

Hong Kong Chief executive Carrie Lam votes in district elections, a ballot the city’s pro-democracy movement hope will send a message to her Beijing-backed government. IMAGES

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Hong Kong leader says ‘very confident’ to cope with unrest | AFP

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam reiterates that her government is “very confident” to cope with the unrest in the city, when asked if she would engage the the Chinese military for assistance.  A brief appearance by Chinese soldiers on Hong Kong’s streets over the weekend — supposedly to cleanup debris — had fuelled concerns that Beijing could intervene militarily to end the crisis. IMAGES

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HK leader says government won’t yield to escalating violence | AFP

Hong Kong’s unpopular leader Carrie Lam says escalating violence will not make the government “yield to pressure to satisfy the so-called political demands”. She was speaking after Monday turned out to to be one of the most violent days of clashes seen since pro-democracy unrest erupted more than five months ago. IMAGES

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Hong Kongers react to reports city’s leader may be replaced | AFP

Hong Kongers react to news reports that Beijing is drawing up a plan to remove Hong Kong’s beleaguered chief executive Carrie Lam after nearly five months of pro-democracy unrest.

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Hong Kong leader visits mosque sprayed by police watercannon | AFP

Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam walks out of the city’s largest mosque after meeting with Muslim leaders. The entrance to the mosque was bathed in blue liquid on Sunday when police water cannon blasted a handful of people outside the building. Hong Kong Police say hitting the mosque was an accident. IMAGES

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Hong Kong leader: Policy address cannot resolve unrest | AFP

Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam says her policy address cannot resolve social problems reflected four months of unrest in the city, after abandoning a State of the Union-style speech during which she was heckled by rowdy opposition lawmakers during chaotic scenes inside the city’s legislature. SOUNDBITE

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Opposition heckles lead Hong Kong leader to abandon policy speech | AFP

Hong Kong’s embattled leader abandons a State of the Union-style speech 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 seething pro-democracy protests. IMAGES

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Hong Kong leader abandons policy speech after heckling from lawmakers | AFP

Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam abandons a State of the Union-style speech after she was heckled by opposition lawmakers during chaotic scenes inside the city’s legislature. IMAGES

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US senator’s warning on Hong Kong ‘unfounded’: HK leader | AFP

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says comments by a US senator that the city is becoming a police state are ‘irresponsible and unfounded.’ US senator Josh Hawley made the warning on Monday, as tens of thousands filled the city’s streets calling on Washington to push back against China over sliding freedoms. SOUNDBITE

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Hong Kong leader bans masks in protests

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam banned protesters from wearing masks Friday in a hardening of the government’s stance on the territory’s most disruptive crisis since it reverted to Chinese rule in 1997. (Oct. 4)

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Hong Kong leader announces ban on protester face masks | AFP

Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam announces a ban on protesters wearing face masks, invoking colonial-era emergency powers, in a bid to end months of violent protests. SOUNDBITE

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Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam attends huge China anniversary parade | AFP

Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam attends a military parade in Tiananmen Square in Beijing to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. ++COMPLETES VIDI1KW5RT_EN++ IMAGES

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Protests outside venue as HK’s Carrie Lam arrvies for town hall meeting | AFP

Hong Kong’s embattled leader arrives for a town hall meeting, part of a bid to reach out to residents after more than three months of huge, sometimes violent pro-democracy protests, while the demonstrators kept outside the venue chant their demands. IMAGES

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Hong Kong protesters demonstrate inside shopping mall | AFP

Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong stage a demonstration inside the New Town Plaza shopping mall. This is the 16th consecutive weekend of protests and clashes. Although city leader Carrie Lam abandoned the extradition bill earlier this month, protesters see the concessions as too little, too late.

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100 days in a minute: A snapshot of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests | AFP

September 16 marks a hundred days since pro-democracy protesters took part in a massive rally against a proposed China extradition bill, which was recently declared withdrawn by the city’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam. The sometimes violent demonstrations have snowballed into wider calls for democracy and police accountability.

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Chief Executive Carrie Lam urges all Hong Kongers to say no to violence | AFP

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam urges people of Hong Kong to say no to violence as the semi-autonomous city reels from more than three months of unprecedented pro-democracy protests. IMAGES

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Carrie Lam says killing bill was HK government’s decision | AFP

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam says withdrawing a much loathed extradition bill was her government’s own decision and that Beijing respected her views and supported her throughout the various stages of the bill. IMAGES

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HK’s Lam: Withdrawal of bill comes after speaking to many people | AFP

Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam says her decision to withdraw a much loathed extradition bill comes after speaking to people from different backgrounds who advised her that a dialogue would only be possible if a basis was given for it. IMAGES

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Bill withdrawal: Why Now? HK leader says ‘context’ needed to understand | AFP

When asked if her announcement of the withdrawal of a loathed extradition bill is too little, too late for many, Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam says it needs to be taken into “context”. SOUNDBITE

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Hong Kong residents react to extradition bill withdrawal | AFP

Hong Kong residents react after chief executive Carrie Lam announced the withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill following three months of protests. “Whether we withdraw the extradition bill right now may not actually be the most important,” says Ah Man, a medical technologist. “I feel what most citizens care about is whether the police brutality will stop or if there will be a day where they’ll be held accountable.”

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Hong Kong leader says never contemplated resignation | AFP

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam says she has never contemplated resigning. A recent leaked audio recording of her had suggested she had wanted to resign but was unable to do so. SOUNDBITE

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