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, October 18, 2013

International Relations (Security, Trade and Investment) , 国际关系(安全,贸易和投资)

Hillary Clinton: Chen Guangcheng crisis “touch-and-go”
British Broadcasting Corporation (English), October 18, 2013
Voice of America (Chinese), October 18, 2013


Brazil Petrobras workers on strike over Libra oilfield auction
British Broadcasting Corporation, October 18, 2013

Being there: With the superpower otherwise engaged, China makes hay in South-East Asia
The Economist, October 19, 2013

Propaganda artists from North Korea paint a rose-tinted China
The Guardian, October 17, 2013