Countdown for China | Archive 2013 March | Amnesty International UK
March 2013 (7)
Mar 28 2013 10:43AM
[CHRB] Uyghurs Harshly Punished on Political Charges (3/21-27, 2013)
China Human Rights Briefing March 21-27, 2013 Contents Arbitrary Detention 20 Uyghurs Harshly Sentenced for “Inciting Splittism” Death Penalty Chinese NGO Publishes 2012 Report on Capital Punishment in China Special Notice CHRD Makes S...
Mar 21 2013 8:55AM
[CHRB] Tibetans Imprisoned for Splittism; Poet Censored for Urging Huangpu River “Memorial” (3/16-20, 2013)
China Human Rights Briefing March 16-20, 2013 Contents Arbitrary Detention Three Tibetans Imprisoned for “Inciting Splittism” Fujian Petitioner Held Illegally in Government Building for Nearly 5 Months Freedom of Expression Shanghai Po...
Mar 18 2013 12:03PM
[CHRB] Beijing Police Torture Activist Hu Jia During Interrogation, Restrict His Freedom & Access to Medical Care 18 Mar 2013
China Human Rights Briefing March 18, 2013 Content Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment & Punishment Beijing Police Torture Activist Hu Jia During Interrogation, Restrict His Freedom & Access to Medical Care Special...
Mar 15 2013 8:42AM
In the Name of “Stability”: 2012 Annual Report on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders in China
on Mar 15, 2013 (Chinese Human Rights Defenders, March 15, 2013) – With a major change of the guard at the top echelon of China’s one-party power, 2012 was marked by authorities’ intensified attempts to thwart human rights activism but...
Mar 15 2013 8:37AM
[CHRD] Several Tibetans Sent to Prison; Petitioners Detained During “Sensitive” Period, and more (3/9-3/15, 2013)
on Mar 15, 2013 China Human Rights Briefing March 9-15, 2013 Contents Arbitrary Detention • Several Tibetan Monks, Singer Sentenced to Prison in Qinghai Reprisals Against Activists • Petitioners Formally Detained During “Sensitive” Pol...
Mar 7 2013 10:43AM
[CHRB] Political Repression Envelopes China as People’s Congress Opens (3/1-8, 2013)
China Human Rights Briefing March 1-8, 2013 Contents Reprisals Against Activists Political Repression Envelopes China as People’s Congress Opens Police are rounding up and restricting the movement of Chinese activists as the annual “Tw...
Mar 1 2013 12:40PM
[CHRD] Prominent Chinese Citizens Call for Government to Ratify ICCPR
China Human Rights Briefing February 22-28, 2013 Contents Arbitrary Detention Former Cops-Turned-Petitioners Seized in Beijing, Held in Black Jail Freedom of Peaceful Assembly & Association Protesting North Korean Nuclear Test, Activis...