Thursday, August 25, 2011

Death Penalty

China Executes Man for Running over Mongol Herder
Associated Press, August 25, 2011
http://old.news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110825/ap_on_re_as/as_china_inner_mongolia_unrest

Hong Kong

Beijing to Bring HK Courts into Line
South China Morning Post, August 25, 2011
http://www.scmp.com/portal/site/SCMP/menuitem.2af62ecb329d3d7733492d9253a0a0a0/?vgnextoid=54bce2af77cf1310VgnVCM100000360a0a0aRCRD

Internet

Beijing Communist Party Chief Issues Veiled Warning to Chinese Web Portal
The Wall Street Journal, August 24, 2011
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904279004576526293276595886.html

Labor

26 Workers Missing in Flood in Illegal China Mine
Associated Press, August 25, 2011
http://old.news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110825/ap_on_re_as/as_china_mine_flood

Law

人大審議刑訴法修正案:電郵可作呈堂證據 (Criminal Procedure Law Draft: E-mail Could Be Admissible as Evidence)
Ming Pao, August 25, 2011
http://news.sina.com.hk/news/9/1/1/2417074/1.html

Protests and Petitions

广州二千村民示威抗议村官贪污 (2K+ Guangzhou Villagers Rally against Corruption)
Radio Free Asia, August 24, 2011
http://www.rfa.org/cantonese/news/guangzhou_rally-08242011102211.html

Religion

甘肃数十名地下天主教领袖被带走 (Gansu: Underground Catholic Leaders Detained)
Radio Free Asia, August 24, 2011
http://www.rfa.org/cantonese/news/china_bishop-08242011120120.html

State Security

China a Big Contributor to Global Anti-terrorism
Xinhua News Agency, August 25, 2011
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/2011-08/25/content_13193160.htm

Related information:
Counter-Terrorism and Human Rights: The Impact of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Human Rights in China (2011)
http://www.hrichina.org/research-and-publications/reports/sco

Tibet

China Replaces Tibet's Hard-line Party Boss
Associated Press, August 25, 2011
http://old.news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110825/ap_on_re_as/as_china_tibet

XUAR

擔驚受怕 維族村漢人戶十室九空 (Han Gradually Leaving Uyghur Villages)
Ming Pao, August 25, 2011
http://news.sina.com.hk/news/94/1/1/2417065/1.html