Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam sides with education chief on no ‘separation of powers’ in city, defends move to delete phrase from textbooks

//Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam sides with education chief on no ‘separation of powers’ in city, defends move to delete phrase from textbooks

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam sides with education chief on no ‘separation of powers’ in city, defends move to delete phrase from textbooks

Hong Kong’s embattled leader on Tuesday said there was no “separation of powers” in the city’s executive-led political system, but insisted there was nonetheless judicial independence and a clear division of work between different branches of the administration.Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor also said that while the city’s mini-constitution stated that the chief executive is both the leader of the city and its government, her administration was subject to rules governing the relationship between…

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