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

China's reported decision to abolish "re-education through labour" camps nationwide will be little more than a cosmetic measure unless the authorities ...

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China: Fears for family of dead activist
6 November 2013

The son and mother of a Shanghai petitioner, Shen Yong, are under tight surveillance after Shen Yong was allegedly beaten to death by police in China ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/037/2013

China: Further information: Chinese human rights defender ...
31 October 2013

Human rights defender Cao Shunli was formally arrested on charges of "picking quarrels and making trouble" on 21 October 2013. She is in poor health ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/040/2013

China: Further information: Houses demolished without ...
22 October 2013

Two houses in Bagou village in the Haidian District of Beijing were destroyed by bulldozers on 22 October 2013 without advance notice to residents. ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/036/2013

China: Human rights defender at risk of torture: Yang ...
11 October 2013

Yang Maodong, better known by his pen-name Guo Feixiong, a human rights defender based in Guangdong province on the South China Sea coast ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/035/2013

Amnesty International | China: End “outrageous” police ...
9 October 2013

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

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China: Further information: Housing rights activist Ni Yulan ...
8 October 2013

Housing rights activist Ni Yulan was released on 5 October 2013 after serving two years and six months in Tiantanghe Women's Prison in Beijing. She ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/034/2013

China: Human rights defender arbitrarily detained: Cao Shunli
8 October 2013

Human rights defender Cao Shunli, who was taken away by police on 14 September 2013 at Beijing Capital International Airport, has been arbitrarily ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/033/2013

China: Further information: Chinese activists formally arrested
19 September 2013

Legal scholar and human rights activist Xu Zhiyong and his associates Song Ze and Li Huanjun have been formally arrested in Beijing. They are prisoners ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/032/2013

China: Further information: Chinese activists tortured, risk ...
13 September 2013

Human rights defenders Ding Hongfen, Qu Fengsheng, Shen Aibin, Shen Guodong and Yin Xijin have been formally arrested on suspicion of “gathering ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/031/2013