A security guard stands in front of the Consulate General of the United States earlier this month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng A security guard stands in front of the Consulate General of the United States earlier this month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
A security guard stands in front of the Consulate General of the United States earlier this month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong activists turned away by US consulate had received prior permission to come inside, only to be ‘firmly’ told to leave, group says

  • A group helping the four says they had previously reached out to the consulate through its emergency hotline
  • One of the four, who professes to be a US citizen, has accused the consulate of neglecting its obligation to help him

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
A security guard stands in front of the Consulate General of the United States earlier this month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng A security guard stands in front of the Consulate General of the United States earlier this month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
A security guard stands in front of the Consulate General of the United States earlier this month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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