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US lawmakers reintroduce bill granting visas to Hongkongers with ‘significant’ protest role

A bipartisan group of US congressmen have reintroduced a bill that would grant special refugee status and visas to Hongkongers fleeing “political persecution.” In response, the government told HKFP that citizens trying to evade their liability are “cowards and a disgrace.” The bill was previously tabled in 2020 but was struck down by Republican Senator […]