China

Xi's visit to unlock US$46 billion in commercial deals

The view from China: 'golden friendship' with UK not yet a love affair

  • Tue, 10/20/2015 - 20:54

As President Xi Jinping arrives in London for a state visit, Chinese media warn the diplomatic freeze has not entirely thawed

David Cameron meeting Xi Jinping in Beijing in 2013

The Chinese human rights abuses David Cameron won’t raise with Xi Jinping

  • Mon, 10/19/2015 - 21:20

The Chinese President is visiting the UK but officials say he is not here to 'debate' human rights

British Union flags and Chinese flags fly together in central London on Sunday.  Photo:  Ben Stansall/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images

U.K.’s Courtship of China Draws Criticism

  • Mon, 10/19/2015 - 20:48

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Britain on Monday for his first state visit to the U.K.

Hundreds to protest as Chinese President Xi Jinping visits London

  • Fri, 10/16/2015 - 19:23

On Tuesday 20 October, the first day of a state visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping, (20-23 October) Amnesty International and various groups concerned with human rights issues in China, will protest in St James Park as President Jinping parades up the Mall to Buckingham Palace, where he will attend a banquet later that evening.

Chinese ambassador Liu Xiaoming

Chinese envoy warns UK against ‘lecture’ on human rights as opposition leader pledges to raise issue

  • Fri, 10/16/2015 - 19:21

Chinese ambassador Liu Xiaoming says that Xi Jinping will not shy away from questions on human rights ahead of the Chinese President’s visit to the United Kingdom.

Cross still in place on the Jinjia'er church in Huzhou, Zhejiang Province, July 27, 2015.

US Report Catalogs Religious Freedom Abuses in Authoritarian Asian States

  • Thu, 10/15/2015 - 21:04

China, Laos, and Vietnam impose harsh controls, while Myanmar discriminates against non-Buddhists.

Apple's recent concessions in China have a pattern

  • Tue, 10/13/2015 - 19:11

The iPhone-maker is self-censoring to keep on the right side of Beijing as it pursues a bigger share of the world’s largest smartphone market.

President Barack Obama gestures during a joint news conference with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Sept. 25, 2015, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

China’s Tibetan Language Media Censored and Distorted Obama’s Remark with Xi

  • Tue, 10/13/2015 - 19:09

Two days after President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping held a joint press conference on September 25, Chinese state-run Tibet Radio announced a fabricated quotation of Obama’s remarks from the joint press conference held at the Rose Garden.

CECC Chairs Announce Release of 2015 Annual Report

  • Fri, 10/09/2015 - 18:30

The CECC Chairs see a disturbing deterioration in human rights and rule of law conditions that pose a direct challenge to U.S. national interests and U.S.-China relations. In the report’s recommendations, the Chairs identify a need for a top-down reformulation of U.S. human rights diplomacy with China.

MARKED MAN: Tibetan monk Golog Jigme, who escaped from detention in China in 2012, addressing a side event during the June session this year of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva. He and other activists say Chinese agents are hounding them at the U.N. body. REUTERS/Pierre Albouy

At U.N., China uses intimidation tactics to silence its critics

  • Tue, 10/06/2015 - 20:28

Beijing is blunting scrutiny of its rights record at the venue created to protect victims of state repression – the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva. Its success is evidence of China’s growing ability to stifle opposition abroad.

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