Search This Blog

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Chinese police refuse to register human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng as missing

The Guardian - Once lauded by the government, he angered authorities by taking on clients including members of banned spiritual movement Falun Gong. ...

Nicholas Bequelin, Asia researcher at Human Rights Watch, said: "Gao Zhisheng is definitely one of the most worrying cases.

"The authorities seem to be deliberately using criminal methods as a way of silencing a human rights defender and intimidating others." More...

No comments: