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Authorities in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong have release women’s rights activist and independent journalist Sophia Huang, also known as Huang Xueqin, on “bail,” ahead of the Lunar New Year celebrations at the end of the month, rights groups said.
A UN human rights expert is calling on the Cambodian Government to respect its citizens’ rights of freedom of opinion, expression and assembly, amid concerns over escalating tensions and a political crackdown across the country. More than 200 cases of
GENEVA – The United Nations and human rights defenders are calling for greater protections for journalists as the world observes this year’s International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists. The gruesome murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in
Chinese authorities detained a Voice of America Mandarin Service correspondent and a multimedia journalist working for VOA for at least six hours Monday evening. The two journalists were taken into custody as they attempted to interview a retired Chinese professor
On August 1, Bitter Winter, a publication of CESNUR, the Center for Studies on New Religions, reports: The Chinese police launched a national operation against Bitter Winter. Reporters and others who sent information to us were arrested, while false rumors