Taiwan says there is no need for new laws for Hong Kong protesters seeking refuge on the island. Pictured are protesters holding umbrellas in the city. Photo: Sam Tsang

Taiwan’s KMT opposition accuses President Tsai Ing-wen of ‘paying lip service’ to Hong Kong over failure to pass refugee law

  • Party says failure to do more to help those fleeing the city shows she is ‘lying’ about her support for the pro-democracy movement
  • Tsai is well ahead of the Kuomintang candidate Han Kuo-yu, with her vocal support for the protests seen as a key factor
Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Taiwan says there is no need for new laws for Hong Kong protesters seeking refuge on the island. Pictured are protesters holding umbrellas in the city. Photo: Sam Tsang
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