Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Corruption (腐败)

Zhou Yongkang, former Security Chief in China, faces corruption trial
周永康被控三宗罪,泄密罪引关注
The New York Times, April 30, 2015
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20150403/c03zhouyongkang/dual/

Human Rights Defenders (人权卫士)

四川维权人士陈云飞“失踪”10天后遭刑拘 (Sichuan rights defender Chen Yunfei criminally detained after 10-day “disappearance”)
British Broadcasting Corporation, April 6, 2015
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2015/04/150406_human_right_defender_china

June Fourth (六四)

赵紫阳家人表示有望为他在民间公墓下葬 (There’s hope for Zhao Ziyang’s burial in a civil cemetery, family says)
Late Chinese leader Zhao Ziyang can be laid to rest—a decade after death
British Broadcasting Corporation, April 6, 2015
CH: http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2015/04/150406_zhao_ziyang_burial
EN: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1757115/late-chinese-leader-zhao-ziyang-can-be-laid-rest-decade-after-death

Protests and Petitions (抗议和请愿)

2000 police mobilized, 100 people injured, 50 arrested, 1 killed, Internet cut off, highways shutdown in Naiman Banner of Southern Mongolia
Southern Mongolian Human Rights Information Center, April 6, 2015
http://www.smhric.org/news_562.htm

Women (妇女)

女权人士遭疲劳审讯突发心脏病 警方扩大调查反性歧视范围 (Women’s rights defender suffers heart complications after grueling interrogation, police expand investigation of anti-sexual discrimination activists)
Radio Free Asia, April 4 ,2015
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/renquanfazhi/ql1-04052015135740.html

Taking feminist battle to China’s streets, and landing in jail
The New York Times, April 4 ,2015
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/06/world/asia/chinese-womens-rights-activists-fall-afoul-of-officials.html

Related:
Supporting Women's Rights in China
Human Rights in China, April 3, 2015
EN: http://bit.ly/1Hd5v5D
CH: http://bit.ly/1DTr8Wy