The HRIC Daily Brief is a daily selection of news stories and commentary related to human rights in China, drawn from Chinese- and English-language news and online media sources that we monitor daily. In addition to headlines and source links, HRIC also provides English translation of Chinese headlines.

Friday, June 03, 2011

June 03, 2011

3 Sacked for Misuse of Quake Funds
Xinhua News Agency, June 03, 2011

Economic Development
China Factory Town Shudders at Rising Costs
Reuters, June 02, 2011

Where the River Ends
Foreign Policy, June 02, 2011

Cities Asked to Help Grads Obtain Hukou
China Daily, June 03, 2011

Inner Mongolia Quieter after Herder's Death
South China Morning Post, June 03, 2011

内蒙目击者﹕满街是特警,坦克来了 (Witness in IMAR: Streets Full of Special Police and the Tanks Have Arrived)
Radio Free Asia, June 02, 2011

June Fourth
June 4 Events Blocked
Radio Free Asia, June 03, 2011

港人六四小故事 父留剪報作嫁妝 (HKers' June Fourth Stories)
Ming Pao, June 03, 2011

六四前夕 北京升級打壓異見人士 (Beijing Increases Pressure on Dissidents and Activists on Eve of June Fourth Anniversary)
Apple Daily, June 03, 2011

六四晚会忧遭警方干扰 香港泛民吁市民踊跃参加 (Fearing Interference from Police, HK Alliance Calls for More Assistance for Candlelight Vigil)
Radio Free Asia, June 02, 2011

人社部拟规定工会可主动参与劳动争议协商处理 (Human Resources Ministry Drafts Regulations on Labor Dispute Mediation in Enterprises)
China Youth Daily, June 03, 2011

China PLA Officers Call Internet Key Battleground
Reuters, June 03, 2011

阻挠采访打记者 北京两民警被停职 (Two Beijing Civil Police Officers Lose Their Jobs after Obstructing and Hitting Reporters)
Southern Metropolis Daily, June 03, 2011

China Stats Official Leaves Job on Suspicion of Leaking Data
Bloomberg, June 03, 2011

Rural Issues
环保部:农村污染排放已占中国“半壁江山” (Environmental Ministry: Rural Pollution Accounts for Half of China's Pollution)
China Youth Daily, June 03, 2011

Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Kazakhstan Deports Uyghur Teacher
Radio Free Asia, June 02, 2011

Related information:
SCO Member State Kazakhstan’s Return of Uyghur Refugee to China Demonstrates Disregard of International Human Rights Obligations
Human Rights in China, June 01, 2011