German refugee authority acted independently in granting asylum to two wanted Hong Kong activists, says consulate

The German consulate in Hong Kong has said that the German asylum-granting authority operated independently in granting refugee status to two wanted activists, and that the “Federal Foreign Office is not part of the decision-making process.” Ray Wong and Alan Li, who were leading members of the pro-independence group Hong Kong Indigenous, faced rioting charges related to the 2016 […]