The international media cast a skeptical eye over Hong Kong’s electoral process on Sunday, as Carrie Lam was voted in by just 777 electors. Some called the event a “selection,” whilst others drew attention to perceived interference by Beijing.
Financial Times: Beijing-backed Carrie Lam chosen as next Hong Kong leader.
Finnish national broadcaster YLE: China planted a loyal servant as Hong Kong’s next leader.
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