- Tue, 09/01/2015 - 22:22
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit to the United States on September 24-25 comes at a time when his government is staging a ferocious crackdown against human rights lawyers.
- Tue, 09/01/2015 - 22:19
Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom David Saperstein traveled to the People’s Republic of China August 20-28, 2015 to discuss religious freedom with government officials, religious leaders, and civil society representatives.
- Tue, 08/18/2015 - 21:37
Students, out-of-town visitors and anyone with a complaint will be barred from the Chinese capital ahead of the military display.
- Fri, 08/14/2015 - 18:45
A top State Department official said Thursday that there was a “growing sense of alarm in the United States about human rights developments in China,” vowing that the issue would feature prominently in summit talks between President Xi Jinping of China and President Obama in Washington next month.
CECC Chairs Say Human Rights Dialogue ‘Critical Opportunity’ To Discuss China’s ‘Abysmal Human Rights Record’ Ahead of Xi Visit
- Fri, 08/14/2015 - 18:29
CECC Chairman Representative Chris Smith and Cochairman Senator Marco Rubio in a joint statement today urged the Obama Administration to send the unambiguous message that tangible progress on human rights should be a key goal of President Xi Jinping’s planned September visit.
- Thu, 08/13/2015 - 21:30
The U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue, scheduled for August 13-14, will be held during what is widely viewed as the harshest crackdown in China since 1989.
- Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:21
The hand-drawn images are bizarre and disturbing. One shows a man locked in a cage while a police officer pours boiling water on his head.
- Fri, 08/07/2015 - 22:58
This goes way beyond the 'Great Firewall'
- Fri, 08/07/2015 - 22:56
Police in China have accused a prominent human rights lawyer of inciting subversion and creating a disturbance, her lawyer said on Friday, paving the way for possible formal charges.
- Fri, 08/07/2015 - 22:52
The Associated Press’ Christopher Bodeen provides an update on journalist Gao Yu’s pursuit of medical parole, following earlier reports that authorities have imposed public confession as a precondition.