Specter of extradition law spreads as Hong Kong bookseller flees to Taiwan

Former Causeway Bay Books employee Lam Wing-kee speaks during an interview at a bookshop in Taipei, Taiwan April 29, 2019. REUTERS/James Pomfret

TAIPEI (Reuters) – A Hong Kong bookseller who was detained by China is seeking refuge in Taiwan, saying his home city will no longer be safe when new laws are enacted allowing extradition to China, which could drive even more emigrations from the financial hub. Lam Wing-kee, 63, worked at a bookshop owned by a […]

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