January 6, 2012
Up to five children who had been travelling with seven Uighur adults shot dead by police while trying to leave China, are believed to be detained.
December 23, 2011
China must release activist Chen Wei, who has been sentenced to nine years prison for criticizing the Communist Party.
December 22, 2011
Chen Wei is set to stand trial on 23 December on charges of “inciting subversion of state power” over essays he wrote that were critical of the Communist Party.
December 16, 2011
Amnesty International 'Shocked' Following Reports of Chinese Human Rights Lawyer Gao Zhisheng's Return to Prison
Following Chinese state media reports that Chinese human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng violated probation and will be sent back to prison, Catherine Baber, Asia-Pacific deputy director at Amnesty Inte...