June 2013 (7)
Jun 27 2013 10:48AM
Activists Conduct Sit-In in Beijing, Demanding Participation in UPR (6/21-27, 2013)
China Human Rights Briefing June 21-27, 2013 Contents Arbitrary Detention 3 More Anti-Corruption Activists Formally Arrested Filmmaker Detained For Recording Petitioners in Black Jail UPR Watch Activists Rally at Ministry of Foreign Af...
Jun 21 2013 1:41PM
More Anti-Corruption Crusaders Detained
China Human Rights Briefing June 13-20, 2013 Contents Arbitrary Detention Five More Anti-Corruption Activists Criminally Detained Activist Secretly Detained for Calling for Disclosure of Officials’ Assets For Insisting on Marking Tiana...
Jun 14 2013 5:13PM
Photographer Documenting Forced Labor & Tiananmen Massacre Secretly Detained (6/7-12, 2013)
China Human Rights Briefing June 7-June 12, 2013 Contents Reprisals Against Activists’ Family Members Liu Xiaobo’s Brother-in-law Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison Arbitrary Detention Du Bin Held Incommunicado After Documenting Forced La...
Jun 6 2013 3:52PM
[CHRB] Authorities Delay Renewal of Licenses for Dozens of Rights Lawyers (5/31-6/6, 2013)
China Human Rights Briefing May 31-June 6, 2013 Contents Reprisals Against Human Rights Lawyers Dozens of Human Rights Lawyers Face Hurdles in Getting Licenses Renewed Arbitrary Detention UN Right Experts Ruled Dissident Guo Quan’s Imp...
Jun 5 2013 10:52PM
Protestors to Mark the 24th Anniversary of the Tiananmen Massacre in 1989
On Tuesday the 4th of June, 7pm-9pm, around 120 protesters gathered outside the Chinese Embassy in London to commemorate victims of the Tiananmen (Beijing) Massacre in 1989. Protesters read out the names of known victims of the massacr...
Jun 3 2013 2:39PM
The 24th Anniversary of the Tiananmen Massacre
On Tuesday the 4th of June, 7pm-9pm, protestors will gather outside the Chinese Embassy in London to hold a candlelight vigil commemorating victims of the Tiananmen Massacre in 1989. Protestors will read out the names of known victims...
Jun 2 2013 2:28PM
China’s New Leaders Must Confront Hard Truths on Tiananmen
(Chinese Human Rights Defenders – June 1, 2013) – For nearly a quarter-century, the Chinese government has maintained an impervious approach to the truth about its 1989 military suppression against pro-democracy protests. Authorities h...