China state media criticize foreign ‘hypocrisy’ over Hong Kong after climbdown

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Foreign “meddling” in the affairs of Hong Kong is hypocritical and “ill-intentioned”, and Beijing will continue to back embattled chief executive Carrie Lam despite calls for her to resign, the official China Daily said on Monday. On Saturday, Lam said a controversial bill amending Hong Kong’s extradition law would be postponed indefinitely…

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Mexico detains 791 undocumented migrants, National Guard starts to patrol southern border

TAPACHULA, Mexico (Reuters) – Mexican officials detained nearly 800 undocumented migrants on Saturday, the government said, in one of the biggest swoops against illegal immigration in recent months, as members of the National Guard began patrolling the southern border. Mexico’s National Migration Institute (INM) said in a statement late on Saturday that 791 foreign nationals…

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