Yang Zili

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Activist sentenced to 11 years for downloading articles from Internet

August 6, 2002 12:00 PM ET

New York, August 6, 2002—The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) condemns the recent 11-year sentence handed down to activist Li Dawei for downloading and printing materials from the Internet. This is the longest sentence CPJ has documented for Internet-related...

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Remarks to the Congressional-Executive Committee on China

June 24, 2002 12:00 PM ET

Remarks Presented Before the Congressional-Executive Committee on China By Kavita Menon June 24, 2002 Thank you for inviting the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) to participate in this round-table discussion about media freedom in China. CPJ has been monitoring...

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2001 prison census: 118 journalists jailed

March 26, 2002 1:19 PM ET

There were 118 journalists in prison around the world at the end of 2001 who were jailed for practicing their profession. The number is up significantly from the previous year, when 81 journalists were in jail, and represents a return...

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Attacks on the Press 2001: China

March 26, 2002 12:09 PM ET

In 2001, the Chinese government finally achieved two long-standing goals that brought the country closer to full integration in the international community. In July, Beijing won a bid to host the 2008 Olympic Games, and in November, the World Trade...

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Attacks on the Press 2001: Journalists in Prison

March 26, 2002 12:00 PM ET

There were 118 journalists in prison around the world at the end of 2001 who were jailed for practicing their profession. The number is up significantly from the previous year, when 81 journalists were in jail, and represents a return...

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CPJ Condemns Subversion Charges Against Four Intellectuals

May 23, 2001 12:00 PM ET

Your Excellency: The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is deeply dismayed by the decision to bring subversion charges against four Beijing intellectuals who had used the Internet to publish articles and essays on politically controversial topics.

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CPJ Condemns Subversion Charges Against Four Intellectuals

May 23, 2001 12:00 PM ET

New York, May 23, 2001 --- The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) sent a letter today to Chinese president Jiang Zemin, condemning his government's decision to bring subversion charges against four Beijing intellectuals who had used the Internet to publish...

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