On Tuesday, International Human Rights Day, spokesperson Hua Chunying mounted a familiar defense of China’s rights record at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ regular press conference: Q: It’s the Human Rights...
by Samuel Wade | Mar 13, 2019
Late last month, rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong went missing after his release from prison, where he...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 24, 2018
Liu Xia’s departure from China to Berlin three weeks ago appeared sudden after almost a year...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 10, 2018
Monday was the third anniversary of the beginning of the "709" or "Black Friday...
by Samuel Wade | Mar 27, 2018
China has long faced accusations of interference with human rights work by and at the United...
by Samuel Wade | Dec 7, 2017
Two weeks ago, rights activist and former lawyer Jiang Tianyong was sentenced to two years in...
by Samuel Wade | Sep 6, 2017
In recent years, China has faced repeated accusations of interfering with human rights work by and...
by Samuel Wade | Jun 6, 2017
Reuters’ Christian Shepherd reports that rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong was arrested last week...
by Sophie Beach | Mar 2, 2017
Following the sweeping “709” crackdown on dozens of rights lawyers and activists in...
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