A security panel at Hong Kong’s legislature will meet on Tuesday to discuss the proposed reforms. Photo: Nora Tam

Rights lawyers slam Hong Kong plans to tighten asylum procedures, calling proposals ‘wholly unreasonable’

Officials aim to shorten the time allowed for applications and limit translation services to address a backlog of cases, but legal experts say claimants need greater support

Topic |   Asylum seekers in Asia

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A security panel at Hong Kong’s legislature will meet on Tuesday to discuss the proposed reforms. Photo: Nora Tam
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