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.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Human Rights Defenders (人权卫士)

Chinese dissident who died in detention nominated for rights
Agence France-Presse, April 23, 2014

曹顺利获“诺贝尔”人权奖提名 (Cao Shunli a final nominee for top human rights award)
Radio France International, April 23, 2014中国/20140423-中国人权活动者曹顺利获 “诺贝尔”人权奖提名

Cao Shunli - China - Final Nominee 2014
Martin Ennals Foundation, April 23, 2014

Three finalists for top rights prize
Human Rights Watch, April 23, 2014

For more information on Cao Shunli, see:
International Human Rights Award Honors Cao Shunli
Human Rights in China, April 23, 2014