HK leader’s town hall fails to persuade protesters

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s beleaguered leader Carrie Lam faced her public with humility, but she may not get the response she hoped for. In a face-off with an antagonistic audience, Lam quietly took blow after blow as citizens at a town hall session on Thursday vented anger at her refusal to give more concessions to finally end more than three months of anti-government. More details in Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin