China: Ensure Fair Trials For Jiang Yefei and Dong Guangping (UA 259/15)

Urgent Action
June 1, 2016
Two Chinese activists, Jiang Yefei and Dong Guangping, are at risk of torture and other ill-treatment and unfair trial. The two were recognized as refugees by the UN's Refugee Agency, but were forcibly returned to China from Thailand in violation of international law. They had been held in incommunicado detention for more than six months. 
1) Please write immediately in Chinese, English or your own language:
  • Urging the authorities to ensure that Jiang Yefei and Dong Guanpging are tried in line with international fair trial standards; that they are not tried only for the peaceful exercise of their human rights, and while in detention they are not subjected to torture or other ill-treatment, and has regular, unrestricted access to their families and lawyers;
  • Urging the authorities to cease requesting other countries return individuals in violation of international law.
2) For the full Urgent Action, including appeal addresses and further information, please click on the Word or PDF version below.
3) Please let us know if you took action so that we can track our impact!
  • EITHER send a short email to [email protected] with “UA 259/15” in the subject line, and include in the body of the email the number of letters and/or emails you sent,
  • OR fill out this short online form to let us know how you took action.


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