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, June 23, 2015

Government Accountability (政府问责)

U.S. and China open annual dialogue with "candid, to-the-point" talks
Reuters, June 23, 2015

Financial securities official snared in corruption probe
Caixin, June 22, 2015

China think-tank questions state-run lottery spending
The Financial Times, June 21, 2015

全国精神卫生工作规划(2015—2020年)(National Mental Health Work Plan (2015-2020) :China aims to have 4 psychiatric specialists per 100,000 people by 2020 )
State Council General Office, June 4 , 2015全国精神卫生工作规划(2015-2020年)/

Beijing to set monitoring sites to track soil pollution
China Daily, June 23, 2015