A British flag is seen during a protest in Hong Kong. Photo: AP

Nearly 130 UK MPs and lords sign letter seeking Commonwealth solution to Hongkongers’ plight

  • The letter to the foreign secretary calls on the UK government to help Hong Kong’s residents get second citizenship or rights of abode elsewhere
  • It stops short of asking for British citizenship to be offered, instead suggesting ‘many Commonwealth countries … may well be willing to assist’
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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A British flag is seen during a protest in Hong Kong. Photo: AP
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