Hong Kong gears up for annual protest as leader marks first year in office

People's Liberation Army soldiers perform at an airbase in Hong Kong, China June 30, 2018, a day before the 21st anniversary of the city's return to Chinese sovereignty from British rule. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong will on Sunday mark the 21st anniversary of its return to Chinese rule, with city leader Carrie Lam struggling to win over residents even as she receives praise from Beijing. Lam took over as governor of the former British colony a year ago, pledging at a ceremony attended by […]

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