In a first for Hong Kong, a two-million strong protest against a controversial extradition bill which would allow extradition from Hong Kong to mainland China got the proposed law suspended and the Hong Kong leader, Carrie Lam, apologized.
This is unprecedented in the Asian countries.
Despite the suspension of the bill, protesters turned out in the streets today to try and force leader Carrie Lam to resign.
“Carrie Lam has ignored the feelings of Hong Kongers,” Mr. Ma, a 67-year-old protester. He said Ms. Lam had “acted like it was no big deal” after a reported million people marched last week. Stay tuned!