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.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Death Penalty

全球執行死刑激增 陸仍居首 (China Still #1 in Executions)
Central News Agency, March 27, 2012

Hong Kong

Media Hail Historic Win But Warn of Challenges Ahead
South China Morning Post, March 27, 2102


China Blames Cover-up for Mining Rescue Delay
China Daily, March 27, 2012


毕节驻贵阳办官员问记者:你是为人民还是为党服务 (Guiyang Official to Journalists: Do You Serve the People or the Party?)
Caijing, March 27, 2012
Related news:
Official: Journalists Should Serve the Party, Not the People
Shanghai Daily, March 27, 2012


Primetime Dramas Return to Chongqing 'Red Channel'
China Daily, March 26, 2012


Four Held over Anti-Chinese Protests
Radio Free Asia, March 26, 2012

第二位流亡藏人在印度自焚 (India: A Second Tibetan in Exile Self-Immolates in Protest)
Deutsche Welle, March 27, 2012,,15838650,00.html


新疆喀什襲擊案主犯判死刑 (Man Sentenced to Death for Kashgar Attack)
Ming Pao, March 27, 2012