Hundreds of Hongkongers march to the British Consulate in Admiralty, urging the UK government to grant full citizenship to British National (Overseas) passport holders, on September 1, 2019, as anti-government protests continued in Hong Kong. The UK government on January 31, 2021 rolled out a new BN(O) visa scheme offering a pathway to citizenship. Photo: Nora Tam Hundreds of Hongkongers march to the British Consulate in Admiralty, urging the UK government to grant full citizenship to British National (Overseas) passport holders, on September 1, 2019, as anti-government protests continued in Hong Kong. The UK government on January 31, 2021 rolled out a new BN(O) visa scheme offering a pathway to citizenship. Photo: Nora Tam
Hundreds of Hongkongers march to the British Consulate in Admiralty, urging the UK government to grant full citizenship to British National (Overseas) passport holders, on September 1, 2019, as anti-government protests continued in Hong Kong. The UK government on January 31, 2021 rolled out a new BN(O) visa scheme offering a pathway to citizenship. Photo: Nora Tam

Letters | Why Hong Kong applicants to BN(O) visa scheme will not be ordinary refugees

  • The profile of Hongkongers migrating to the UK and the British public’s overall impression of them indicate that they are likely to integrate well into British society

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Hundreds of Hongkongers march to the British Consulate in Admiralty, urging the UK government to grant full citizenship to British National (Overseas) passport holders, on September 1, 2019, as anti-government protests continued in Hong Kong. The UK government on January 31, 2021 rolled out a new BN(O) visa scheme offering a pathway to citizenship. Photo: Nora Tam Hundreds of Hongkongers march to the British Consulate in Admiralty, urging the UK government to grant full citizenship to British National (Overseas) passport holders, on September 1, 2019, as anti-government protests continued in Hong Kong. The UK government on January 31, 2021 rolled out a new BN(O) visa scheme offering a pathway to citizenship. Photo: Nora Tam
Hundreds of Hongkongers march to the British Consulate in Admiralty, urging the UK government to grant full citizenship to British National (Overseas) passport holders, on September 1, 2019, as anti-government protests continued in Hong Kong. The UK government on January 31, 2021 rolled out a new BN(O) visa scheme offering a pathway to citizenship. Photo: Nora Tam
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