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Chen Xi

September 18, 2019 9:56 PM ET

A court in Guiyang, Guizhou province, sentenced Chen to 10 years in prison followed by three years' deprivation of political rights on December 26, 2011, on charges of inciting subversion against state power based on online writings. The sentencing took...

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Liu Xiaobo

September 18, 2019 9:55 PM ET

Liu, a longtime advocate of political reform and the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, was imprisoned on charges of inciting subversion through his writing. Liu was an author of Charter 08, a document promoting universal values, human rights, and democratic...

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China detains relatives of RFA Uighur service journalists

February 28, 2018 2:46 PM ET

Taipei, February 28, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists today said it is alarmed by news that Chinese authorities have detained at least nine relatives of four U.S.-based journalists for Radio Free Asia's Uighur service....

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Wife of critical Chinese-American journalist disappears in China

January 18, 2018 3:18 PM ET

Washington, D.C., January 18, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists is concerned about the disappearance of the wife of a critical American-Chinese journalist and today called on police in China to disclose whether they have her in custody. Chen Xiaoping...

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Record number of jailed journalists for second year, CPJ census finds

December 13, 2017 12:01 AM ET

Turkey, China, Egypt continue to top list New York, December 13, 2017--For the second year in a row, the number of journalists imprisoned for their work hit a historical high, as the U.S. and other Western powers failed to pressure...

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Record number of journalists jailed as Turkey, China, Egypt pay scant price for repression

December 13, 2017 12:00 AM ET

For the second year in a row, the number of journalists imprisoned for their work hit a historical high, as the U.S. and other Western powers failed to pressure the world’s worst jailers--Turkey, China, and Egypt--into improving the bleak...

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Nombre record de journalistes incarcérés en Turquie, en Chine et en Égypte, pays qui se livrent impunément à la répression de la liberté de la presse

13 décembre 2017 0h00 ET

C'est la deuxième année consécutive où le nombre de journalistes incarcérés pour des faits en rapport avec leur métier a atteint un niveau record, dans la mesure où les États-Unis et les autres puissances occidentales n'ont pas mis de...

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Número recorde de jornalistas presos com Turquia, China e Egito pagando um baixo preço pela repressão

dezembro 13, 2017 12:00 AM ET

Pelo segundo ano consecutivo, o número de jornalistas aprisionados por seu trabalho atingiu um nível histórico, já que os EUA e outras potências ocidentais não pressionaram os piores carcereiros do mundo - Turquia, China e Egito - para melhorar...

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Encarcelan a una cifra récord de periodistas, en tanto Turquía, China y Egipto pagan poco precio por la represión

13 de Diciembre 2017 12:00 AM ET

Por segundo año consecutivo, la cifra de periodistas encarcelados por su labor informativa alcanzó un nivel récord, en tanto Estados Unidos y otras potencias occidentales no aplicaron presión a los países con el peor historial de encarcelamiento de periodistas...

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