Friday, February 24, 2012

Bilateral Ties

China Returns Nine Refugees to North Korea
Agence France-Presse, February 24, 2012
http://news.ph.msn.com/regional/article.aspx?cp-documentid=5922878

Is China Pushing Nepal to Crack Down on Tibetans?
Cable News Network, February 22, 2012
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/02/21/world/asia/china-tibet-nepal/

Hong Kong

Sitting on a Powder Keg
South China Morning Post, February 23, 2012
http://topics.scmp.com/news/hk-news-watch/article/Sitting-on-a-powder-keg

Hukou

中国规定义务教育就业与户口脱钩 (State Council Notice Calls for Residency to Not Be Linked with Compulsory Education and Employment)
British Broadcasting Corporation, February 24, 2012
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/chinese_news/2012/02/120224_china_employment_education.shtml

Internet

中国网络敏感词出现变化 (Blacklist of Sensitive Words Appears to Be Changing in Run-up to 18th Party Congress)
Radio Free Asia, February 23, 2012
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/ew-02232012093535.html

Politics

Liberals on Rise, in Words If Not Deeds
South China Morning Post, February 24, 2012
http://www.scmp.com/portal/site/SCMP/menuitem.2af62ecb329d3d7733492d9253a0a0a0/?vgnextoid=db24a8f63eaa5310VgnVCM100000360a0a0aRCRD

Protests and Petitions

抗議司法不公 警察檢院內剖腹 (Police Officer Cuts Stomach Open in Procuratorate Yard in Protest of Judicial Injustice)
Ming Pao, February 24, 2012
http://news.sina.com.hk/news/9/1/1/2586828/1.html

Public Security

Real ID Now Required for Express Deliveries
China Daily, February 24, 2012
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/2012-02/24/content_14688160.htm