HKFP Lens: In search of a new life – gov’t archive photos show Vietnamese boat refugees arriving in Hong Kong

A historical photography series released by the government documents the different types of Vietnamese refugee boats arriving in Hong Kong between 1979 and 1981. The shots were released from the archival records of the Royal Hong Kong Police Force. Following the Fall of Saigon in 1975, which marked the end of the 20-year-long Vietnam War, […]