The 12 fugitives are being held at the Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen. Photo: Handout The 12 fugitives are being held at the Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen. Photo: Handout
The 12 fugitives are being held at the Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong fugitives held in mainland China unlikely to learn their fate for months, lawyer says

  • Twelve were arrested in August while trying to flee to Taiwan and have been charged with crossing the border illegally
  • Human rights lawyer expects verdict to come around New Year’s Day or Lunar New Year at the earliest

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The 12 fugitives are being held at the Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen. Photo: Handout The 12 fugitives are being held at the Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen. Photo: Handout
The 12 fugitives are being held at the Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen. Photo: Handout
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