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Hong Kong dissidents flee to Taiwan, an alternative to China's security law

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Hong Kong / Taipei, Sep 11 (EFE/EPA).- Hong Kong has turned from a city of refuge into a city creating refugees, from a safe destination for Chinese dissidents to a departure point for activists and political opponents, as the former British colony witnesses an unprecedented exodus following Beijing's recent imposition of a contentious national security law. (Camera: DAVID CHANG/JEROME FAVRE).SHOT LIST: B-ROLL OF TAIPEI, B-ROLL OF HONG KONG.SOUNDBITES: LAM WIN KEE, HONG KONG DISSIDENT AND WANG SI, LEGAL SPECIALIST FOR TAIWAN ASSOCIATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS.TRANSLATIONS: 1. LAM WIN KEE, HONG KONG DISSIDENT. For those Taiwanese who do not welcome Hong Kong people, I want to tell you this: if ten thousand or twenty thousand Hong Kong youth come to Taiwan, when China attacks Taiwan, Hong Kong youth will join the Taiwanese to defend Taiwan.2. WANG SI, LEGAL SPECIALIST FOR TAIWAN ASSOCIATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS.Hong Kong dissidents who came to Taiwan either have strong feelings for Taiwan or they can't go to Western countries that have better asylum laws and this is their only option.

Added on the 11/09/2020 14:00:00 - Copyright : EFE Inglés

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