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Hong Kong should stop labelling refugees as 'illegal immigrants'
Rich Hong Kong can't turn its back on the few refugees on its shores

For one hour last week, I was Zaara Schenoude, a 36-year-old Middle Eastern factory worker. My hometown was being destroyed by sectarian violence, wreaking havoc on my people, and I was forced to flee under armed guard, herded with 80 others to a refugee camp across the border.

20 Jun 2014 - 2:50AM

For one hour last week, I was Zaara Schenoude, a 36-year-old Middle Eastern factory worker. My hometown was being destroyed by sectarian violence, wreaking havoc on my people, and I was forced to flee under armed guard, herded with 80 others to a refugee camp across the border.

Rich Hong Kong can't turn its back on the few refugees on its shores