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Getting Chinese residency cards called ‘treasonous’

Taiwanese lawmakers of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) have warned that applying for China-issued residency cards may constitute treason, as the cards are de facto documents of Chinese citizenship. Beijing this month began issuing residency cards to Taiwanese, Hongkongers and Macanese living and working on the mainland. These new cards, bearing largely similar identification […]