Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen acknowledged the reported arrivals during her visit to the Caribbean. Photo: EPA-EFE

Tsai Ing-wen says ‘friends from Hong Kong’ will be considered for asylum on humanitarian grounds

  • Taiwanese president makes first acknowledgement of reports that Hong Kong protesters are fleeing to the island
  • Act Governing Relations with Hong Kong and Macau allows Taiwan to assist where safety and liberty are threatened for political reasons, but it is not party to UN Refugee Convention
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Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen acknowledged the reported arrivals during her visit to the Caribbean. Photo: EPA-EFE
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