'UK should give passports to Hongkongers,' pro-democracy politician tells Euronews

'UK should give passports to Hongkongers,' pro-democracy politician tells Euronews

"It's Britain's moral and political responsibility because these are British citizens, but they are British Nationals Overseas," Emilie Lau told Euronews.
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