A Syrian national who fled the country's civil war and made his way to Hong Kong has filed for asylum seeker status. Photo: Reuters A Syrian national who fled the country's civil war and made his way to Hong Kong has filed for asylum seeker status. Photo: Reuters
A Syrian national who fled the country's civil war and made his way to Hong Kong has filed for asylum seeker status. Photo: Reuters

Syrian refugee who fled more than 7,000km to Hong Kong applies for asylum seeker status

But human rights group says the city's policy on the issue is too restrictive

Topic |   Europe’s refugee crisis
A Syrian national who fled the country's civil war and made his way to Hong Kong has filed for asylum seeker status. Photo: Reuters A Syrian national who fled the country's civil war and made his way to Hong Kong has filed for asylum seeker status. Photo: Reuters
A Syrian national who fled the country's civil war and made his way to Hong Kong has filed for asylum seeker status. Photo: Reuters
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