tvb.com

 
 
tvb.com
 
 
The Pearl Report
2013.07.22 - Life in Limbo
On Air Date: 2013.07.22 (Mon)
 
For years, people fleeing from persecution, real or imagined, have sought shelter in Hong Kong. But these torture claimants, asylum seekers and refugees face many hurdles here. Not being able to work, many are forced illegally to live in shantytowns, in limbo. Recently, the government announced plans to expedite their claims. But will they alleviate of plight of these people living life in limbo?

Reporter: Yvonne Lou/Diane To