University of Hong Kong tears down Lennon Wall on campus, barricades site after students’ contract to manage area expires

//University of Hong Kong tears down Lennon Wall on campus, barricades site after students’ contract to manage area expires

University of Hong Kong tears down Lennon Wall on campus, barricades site after students’ contract to manage area expires

Hong Kong’s leading university on Saturday tore down a so-called Lennon Wall, where students posted anti-government messages, and barricaded the site after a contract allowing them to use the area was not renewed.Earlier in the week, the city’s leader, Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, who is also chancellor of the University of Hong Kong, had warned that law enforcement could intervene if HKU did not comply with the sweeping national security legislation when asked about the…

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