The China Coast Guard intercepted the 12 in August. Photo: Weibo The China Coast Guard intercepted the 12 in August. Photo: Weibo
The China Coast Guard intercepted the 12 in August. Photo: Weibo

Hong Kong slams US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over tweet calling for release of 12 fugitives held in Shenzhen, accusing him of ‘disregarding the facts’

  • The top US diplomat said the fugitives, held in a Shenzhen detention centre, had been fleeing tyranny
  • A Hong Kong government spokesman says Pompeo has ‘confused right and wrong’

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
The China Coast Guard intercepted the 12 in August. Photo: Weibo The China Coast Guard intercepted the 12 in August. Photo: Weibo
The China Coast Guard intercepted the 12 in August. Photo: Weibo
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