What's Next?

Hong Kong's leader, Tung Chee-hwa, 66, is under intense pressure to quit. Here are the options facing himand who may replace him:

Option 1: Stay in Power
Tung could weather the storm by sacking the more unpopular members of his Cabinet. Topping that list would be Secretary for Security Regina Ip, the public face of Article 23, and Financial Secretary Antony Leung, under fire for the ailing economyand for trying to avoid a hefty new car tax that he himself introduced

Option 2: Impeachment
Critics point to...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!