Thursday, February 09, 2012

Bilateral Ties

Biden, China's Xi Discuss Agenda for US Visit‎
Reuters, February 08, 2012
http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/08/us-china-usa-idUSTRE8171I920120208
Related information:
HRIC Commentary: Xi Jinping’s U.S. Visit: Sino-American Relations Need a New Start
中国人权评论:中美关系应有新的起点——评习近平访美
Gao Wenqian, February 08, 2012
EN: http://www.hrichina.org/content/5854
CH: http://www.hrichina.org/cn/content/5855

Government

獨立參選人出庭 律師批未審先判 (Guangdong: Independent Candidate on Trial for "Undermining Elections")
Ming Pao, February 09, 2012
http://news.sina.com.hk/news/9/1/1/2572225/1.html

Hong Kong

Basic Law Ruling on Mothers a 'Last Resort'
South China Morning Post, February 09, 2012
http://www.scmp.com/portal/site/SCMP/menuitem.2af62ecb329d3d7733492d9253a0a0a0/?vgnextoid=ff165b1ee6065310VgnVCM100000360a0a0aRCRD

Internet

微博限實名發言 學者憂箝言論 (Beijing Scholar Worries Real-name Regs Might Drive Users from Microblogs)
Ming Pao, February 09, 2012
http://news.sina.com.hk/news/9/1/1/2572226/1.html

Media

Journalists 'Kept Away' from Wukan
Radio Free Asia, February 08, 2012
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/journalists-02082012125641.html

悲壯春茗 胡耀邦子籲護《炎黃春秋》 (Hu Yaobang's Son Calls for Protection of Outspoken Mag Yanhuang Chunqiu)
Ming Pao, February 09, 2012
http://news.sina.com.hk/news/9/1/1/2572228/1.html
Related news:
'They Want to Get Rid of Us'
South China Morning Post, February 09, 2012
http://www.scmp.com/portal/site/SCMP/menuitem.2af62ecb329d3d7733492d9253a0a0a0/?vgnextoid=da014e0da9d55310VgnVCM100000360a0a0aRCRD

Politics
Wang Lijun, Crime Fighter, Is Said to Have Tried to Defect
The New York Times, February 08, 2012
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/09/world/asia/speculation-grows-over-fate-of-crime-fighting-chinese-official.html

Public Health

癌症已成为造成中国人死亡的最大杀手 (Cancer China's Number One Killer)
Radio France Internationale, February 09, 2012
http://www.chinese.rfi.fr/中国/20120209-癌症已成为造成中国人死亡的最大杀手-0

中国报告学生感染艾滋病毒人数明显增加 (Report: Clear Increase of HIV/AIDS amongst Students)
Radio Free Asia, February 08, 2012
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/aw-02082012093310.html

Tibet

Defiant Tibetans Hold Protests
Radio Free Asia, February 08, 2012
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/tibet/defiant-02082012161711.html

四川阿壩據稱再有藏人自焚 (Another Tibetan Self-Immolates in Ngawa, Sichuan)
Ming Pao, February 09, 2012
http://news.sina.com.hk/news/32/1/1/2572605/1.html