Posted on March 6, 2017, in Freedom of the Press News Uyghur Related News
The Guardian, 3 March 2017
By Tom Phillips — China has launched a Donald Trump-style attack on foreign media, branding claims that a leading human rights lawyer was tortured by government agents fake news.
Posted on March 3, 2017, in Freedom of Expression Freedom of the Press General Harassment Human Rights Defenders News
BBC, 3 March 2017
By John Sudworth — The plan was a simple one. We’d arranged to meet a woman in her village in China’s central Hunan Province and to then travel with her by train to Beijing, filming as we went.
Posted on January 20, 2017, in Freedom of the Press News Uyghur Related News
The Guardian, 20 January 2017
By Roy Greenslade — Media across mainland China was muted throughout 2016, says a report on the International Federation of Journalists’ website, “Strangling the media: China tightens its grip”.