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  1. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Refugees can be sent to persecution under Hong Kong law

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man Joyce.hyman@scmp.com City has no obligation to protect refugees The principle of not sending someone to a place where they may be persecuted has never been part of Hong Kong law, ... bid to change how applications for refugee status are handled in the territory. Hong Kong is not a signatory of the United Nations Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees. The government ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1185736/refugees-can-be-sent-persecution-under-hong-kong-law
  2. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Hong Kong's top judge says Basic Law will be interpreted in a 'generous manner'

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 03:15am by Stuart Lau

    ... tolerant of refugees and had never simply turned them away. "It is respect for others that provides the necessary cohesion to withstand the inevitable pressures and challenges," he said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1451012/top-judge-geoffrey-ma-calls-respect-basic-human-rights

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