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political asylum

refuge granted to a person in order to avoid political persecution or harassment. See ASYLUM.
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Without saying whether it is in contact with the alleged protesters or the exact number in Taiwan, the MAC said if Taiwan receives applications from Hong Kong residents for political asylum, relevant government agencies will handle the cases in accordance with the law based on the principle of protecting human rights.
He said that UK Home Office would decide about the Dar's plea for political asylum. Law and order situation had improved and judiciary was independent in the country, the special assistant said and added that in the prevailing situation Dar would fail to prove him innocent before the authorities.
Before this, Ishaq Dar had applied for political asylum in the United Kingdom in October 2018.
I did not intend to ask political asylum. I just wanted Sooronbai Jeenbekov to pay attention to the people surrounding him," the former Ambassador said.
I am troubled and I may have to ask for political asylum!'She concluded.
I am in Budapest now and have request political asylum from the Hungarian authorities.
His family had refrained from confirming or denying that Dar has requested political asylum stating that he is legally living in the UK.
Abdulaziz bin Mohamed Al-Horr, Director of the Diplomatic Institute, initiated the seminar with a welcoming speech in which he said, "This seminar was organized to talk political asylum in partnership with the College of Law at QU and shed light on this contemporary issue following His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thanis announcement on the Political Asylum Law.
AP had previously reported that "The mother told detectives the day before the bodies were discovered, she received a call from an official at the Saudi Arabian Embassy, ordering the family to leave the US because her daughters had applied for political asylum, New York police said Tuesday."
The Diplomatic Institute at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs organised yesterday a forum on "The Political Asylum Law" in co-operation with the College of Law, Qatar University, at the Diplomatic Club.
Political asylum THE Amir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani issued on Tuesday Law No.
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