Families Plead for Return of Hong Kong Activists Detained in Mainland China

HONG KONG—Families of Hong Kong activists detained by mainland Chinese authorities last month after hoping to flee the city by boat on Saturday appealed for information and facts about the group and demanded their instant return.

Their plea adopted opinions by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Friday who expressed issue the group of 12 arrested experienced been denied access to their attorneys whilst Chinese authorities experienced nonetheless to offer information and facts about their welfare or the rates they experience.