China | Amnesty International UK

Freedom of expression is severely restricted in China and anyone who speaks out against the authorities faces harraement, arrest and detention. Torture is widespread across the country and justice is elusive for many.

Hundreds of lawyers and activists have been targeted and branded as a ‘criminal gang’ by the Chinese authorities in a widespread crackdown that started in July 2015. As President Xi visits the UK our government must not trade away human rights.