Taiwanese politics and culture commentator Chang Tieh-chih barred from entering Hong Kong

South China Morning Post
Date: Thursday, 07 December

By: Ng Kang-chung, Christy Leung 

A prominent Taiwanese political critic and a senior officer at a semi-official cultural group headed by Taiwan’s president Tsai Ing-wen was refused entry to Hong Kong on Wednesday.

Chang Tieh-chih, also former chief editor of Hong Kong’s popular lifestyle and cultural monthly City Magazine, broke the news on Wednesday afternoon with a message on his Twitter account: “Finally, I was denied entry at the Hong Kong airport.”

But he wrote that his wife, Amy Cui, was allowed to enter. Cui is a Hong Kong resident. “I watched as my wife passed through,” he wrote on Twitter.

A source with knowledge of the matter said he was denied entry as his dependent visa had expired.    [FULL  STORY]

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