Taiwan Government Says It Could Offer Asylum To Hong Kong Protesters
Friday, 19 July 2019 While visiting the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said her government would consider granting asylum to the Hong Kong protesters based on humanitarian grounds on Friday, according to Deutsche Welle. "These friends from Hong Kong will be treated in an appropriate way on humanitarian grounds," Taiwan's Central News Agency quoted her as saying during the visit to one of Taiwan's last remaining allies. She made the comments in response to some of the protesters discussing seeking asylum in Taiwan. Tsai said the protesters were Taiwan's "friends from Hong Kong." Dozens of protesters who fear prosecution for their role in storming the Hong Kong legislature on...
Activists across the globe held demonstrations on Saturday, August 17, to support pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong who have continued to call for democratic reform within their region, local media..
People in Hong Kong continued months of ongoing pro-democracy protests with a series of marches and rallies on Saturday, August 17, the South China Morning Post reported. Teachers marched through the..
At least 100,000 anti-government protesters joined a mass rally in Hong Kong on Sunday, filling major thoroughfares in heavy rain in the eleventh week of what... Reuters India Also reported by •Reuters •SBS •France 24 •FT.com
HONG KONG — Heavy rain fell on tens of thousands of umbrella-toting protesters Sunday as they marched from a packed park and filled a major road in Hong Kong,... WorldNews Also reported by •SBS •FT.com •Reuters