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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “political asylum”

political asylum

noun [U]
 
 
the protection given by a government to foreign people who have left their own country because they disagree with their own government
政治避难
The number of people seeking political asylum in Britain has risen dramatically.
到英国寻求政治避难的人数激增。
Runaways and refugeesInternational politics and government
(Definition of political asylum from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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