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Sep 6, 2016

The United States welcomes China's rise -- but there will be consequences if Beijing violates international rules and norms, says U.S. President Barack Obama.

Sep 2, 2016

As authorities in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, prepare to host the G20 summit this weekend, China’s security apparatus has shifted into high gear, with as many as 100 people preemptively detained and many others ordered to skip town for a few days.

Sep 1, 2016

The leader of a troubled western province has been replaced. He will not be missed by its ethnic Uighurs

Nine representatives from China’s Tibetan, Uyghur and Han ethnic groups visit the White House to discuss religious freedom in China with U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice in Washington, Aug. 30, 2016. Photo courtesy of Bob Fu
Sep 1, 2016

A prominent rights activist and website founder is missing and presumed detained in the central province of Hubei

China's President XI Jinping and President Barack Obama in Washington D.C. in 2015.
Sep 1, 2016

Religious freedom conditions in China have deteriorated under the leadership of President Xi Jinping.  

A G20 summit billboard in Hangzhou, China. © 2016 Reuters
Sep 1, 2016

Nongovernmental Groups Given Limited Access to Hangzhou Meeting

Alimjan Yimit
Aug 31, 2016

Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) is calling for a judicial review in the case of Uyghur Christian Alimujan Yimit, who is currently serving a 15-year prison sentence for “illegally providing state secrets to foreign nationals”.

Human rights lawyer Teng Biao says China is experiencing its worst human rights crackdown since the Tiananmen massacre in 1989. Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP
Aug 31, 2016

Activists say Chinese president has presided over dramatic offensive against Communist party’s opponents since taking power

Aug 31, 2016

2016’s G20 Summit will take place during a period in which the host, the government of the People’s Republic of China, is undertaking an extreme crackdown on human and civil rights across all areas under its rule.

Tibets party boss Chen Quanguo is expected to fill the top spot in Xinjiang. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Aug 29, 2016

Sources say top man in Tibet, Chen Quanguo, will replace Zhang Chunxian

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