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China: Abolition of labour camps must lead to wider detention reform

China’s reported decision to abolish "re-education through labour" (RTL) camps nationwide will be little more than a cosmetic measure unless the authorities tackle the deeply entrenched abuses of the country’s overall detention system, Amnesty International. China’s reported decision to abolish "re-education through labour" (RTL) camps nationwide will be little more than a cosmetic measure unless the authorities tackle the deeply entrenched abuses of t

China: Abolition of labour camps must lead to wider detention reform - 15 November 2013

Headline Title:  China: Abolition of labour camps must lead to wider detention reform China’s reported decision to abolish "re-education through labour" (RTL) camps nationwide will be little more than a cosmetic measure unless the authorities tackle the deeply entrenched abuses of t China’s reported decision to abolish "re-education through labour" camps nationwide will be little more than a cosmetic measure unless the authorities tackle the deeply entrenched abuses of the country’s overall detention system. Media Node:  China Story Location:  China 40° 21' 27.7056" N, 91° 24' 22.5" E “‘Re-education through labour’ camps are just one piece in the intricate network of arbitrary detention centres used by the Chinese government to punish individuals who exercise their human rights in ways the authorities find threatening. ” Source:  Corinna-Barbara Francis, China researcher at Amnesty International. URL:  China detains photographer who exposed labour camp abuses Description:  News, 14 June 2013

Chine. Il faut mettre fin aux violences policières dont sont victimes les manifestants tibétains

Les autorités chinoises doivent cesser de recourir à une force excessive contre les manifestants tibétains non violents, a déclaré Amnesty International après que la police a tiré sur des manifestants et blessé des dizaines de personnes. Les autorités chinoises doivent cesser de recourir à une force excessive contre les manifestants tibétains non violents, a déclaré Amnesty International après que la police a tiré sur des manifesta

China: Acabar con la "indignante" violencia policial contra manifestantes tibetanos

Las autoridades chinas deben poner fin al uso de fuerza excesiva contra manifestantes tibetanos pacíficos. Así lo ha manifestado Amnistía Internacional después de que la policía abriera fuego contra manifestantes e hiriera a decenas de ellos. Las autoridades chinas deben poner fin al uso de fuerza excesiva contra manifestantes tibetanos pacíficos.

China: End “outrageous” police violence against Tibetan protesters - 9 October 2013

Headline Title:  China: End “outrageous” police violence against Tibetan protesters Chinese authorities must end excessive use of force against peaceful Tibetan protesters, Amnesty International said after police fired on and injured dozens of demonstrators. Chinese authorities must end excessive use of force against peaceful Tibetan protesters, Amnesty International said after police fired on and injured dozens of demonstrators. Media Node:  Tibet Story Location:  China 45° 59' 30.7068" N, 96° 19' 41.25" E “It is outrageous for the police to start firing on a peaceful gathering. This latest incident shows that the Chinese authorities have done nothing to reign in excessive use of force by their security forces or to increase respect for Tibetans’ right to freedom of peaceful assembly. ” Source:  Corinna-Barbara Francis, Amnesty International’s China Researcher. URL:  Tibetan activist talks about the alarming escalation of self-immolations in China Description:  News, 29 November 2012

China: End “outrageous” police violence against Tibetan protesters

Chinese authorities must end excessive use of force against peaceful Tibetan protesters, Amnesty International said after police fired on and injured dozens of demonstrators. Chinese authorities must end excessive use of force against peaceful Tibetan protesters, Amnesty International said after police fired on and injured dozens of demonstrators.

Chine. Non à l'expulsion forcée d'une militante des droits au logement !

Les autorités chinoises doivent renoncer à leurs intentions d'expulser de force tout prochainement les derniers habitants de la localité de Bagou, juste à côté de Pékin, a déclaré Amnesty International. Les autorités chinoises doivent renoncer à leurs intentions d'expulser de force tout prochainement les derniers habitants de la localité de Bagou, juste à côté de Pékin, a déclaré Amnesty Internati

China: Debe detenerse el desalojo forzoso de una activista del derecho a la vivienda

Las autoridades chinas deben detener los planes de desalojar por la fuerza de manera inminente a los últimos residentes que quedan en la localidad de Ba Gou, a las afueras de Pekín, ha afirmado Amnistía Internacional. Las autoridades chinas deben detener los planes de desalojar por la fuerza de manera inminente a los últimos residentes que quedan en la localidad de Ba Gou, a las afueras de Pekín, ha afirmado Amn

China: Halt imminent forced eviction of housing rights activist - 11 September 2013

Headline Title:  China: Halt imminent forced eviction of housing rights activist Chinese authorities must stop imminent plans to forcibly evict the last remaining residents of the village of Ba Gou just outside of Beijing, Amnesty International said. Chinese authorities must stop imminent plans to forcibly evict the last remaining residents of the village of Ba Gou just outside of Beijing. Media Node:  Ba Gou eviction VIDEO: Chinese residents fight for their rights Story Location:  China 32° 8' 53.9916" N, 111° 47' 48.75" E “The local government should immediately halt all efforts to forcibly evict the people of Ba Gou, and also provide adequate compensation to the thousands who have already lost their homes in the village” Source:  Catherine Baber, Amnesty International’s Asia Pacific Director Date:  Wed, 11/09/2013 URL:  China: Rise in forced evictions fuelling discontent Description:  News story, 11 October 2012 URL:  Standing their ground Description:  Report, 11 October 2012

China: Halt imminent forced eviction of housing rights activist

Chinese authorities must stop imminent plans to forcibly evict the last remaining residents of the village of Ba Gou just outside of Beijing, Amnesty International said. Chinese authorities must stop imminent plans to forcibly evict the last remaining residents of the village of Ba Gou just outside of Beijing, Amnesty International said.

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