Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam is facing calls to step down over her handling of an unpopular extradition bill, huge protests against it, and its suspension last Saturday. (For a recap of these events, see CDT’s earlier posts or listen to a concise but thorough podcast account from The...
by Samuel Wade | Jan 29, 2020
Court hearings on the prospective extradition of Huawei CFO and founder’s daughter Meng Wanzhou from Canada to the U.S. ended inconclusively last week. Meng’s arrest in Vancouver in December 2018 prompted a flurry of...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 9, 2017
Following condemnation of “Western ‘constitutional democracy,’ ‘separation of powers,’ ‘judicial...
by radish | Nov 26, 2014
Two years into China’s ongoing anti-corruption campaign, a senior Chinese diplomat has...
by Mo Ming | Apr 30, 2006
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