- Mon, 12/12/2016 - 20:04
Do Chinese authorities need more laws to surveil people? From the earliest days of the Chinese Communist Party, authorities have kept the closest of eyes on all behavior for signs of dissent.
- Fri, 12/09/2016 - 23:19
HUMAN RIGHTS DAY 2016 STATEMENT from the Embassy of United States in Beijing, China
- Fri, 12/09/2016 - 23:09
Author joins 120 others including JM Coetzee, Margaret Atwood and Neil Gaiman denouncing ‘the enforced silence of these friends and colleagues’
- Fri, 12/09/2016 - 23:05
The European Union (EU) is "extremely troubled" by the human rights situation in China and has called for the immediate release of wrongly detained individuals, it said on Friday.
- Wed, 12/07/2016 - 20:22
China is more likely to use Interpol to hunt down corrupt officials than political dissidents, Jie Chen writes.
- Wed, 12/07/2016 - 20:19
Proposed changes to China’s policing law would grant officers greater discretionary power to use firearms in cases involving public and national security, a step that some activists contend could diminish human rights protections.
- Tue, 12/06/2016 - 19:06
In late 2012, Chinese President Xi Jinping launched a “war on corruption,” promising to purge the government and Chinese Communist Party of the endemic problem by netting both “tigers and flies,” and by “reining in power in a cage” of laws and regulations.
- Mon, 12/05/2016 - 19:43
A series of joint events by Russia and China on cybersecurity has prompted speculation that Moscow is looking to the architect of the Great Firewall of China for inspiration on how to censor and otherwise regulate the Internet.
- Fri, 12/02/2016 - 23:10
WeChat encompasses more than just text, voice, and video chat; it includes a rich set of features such as gaming, mobile payments, and ride hailing, which make it more of a lifestyle platform than a mere chat app.
- Wed, 11/30/2016 - 17:07
China's Defence Ministry on Wednesday dismissed reports Chinese military vehicles were patrolling inside Afghanistan, after an Indian media outlet said Chinese security forces were making regular patrols there.