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, December 10, 2015

Government Accountability (政府问责)

“太多中国人因和平表达观点而被监禁” (International bodies issue statements on Human Rights Day: “Too many Chinese nationals get detained for peacefully expressing opinions”)
Deutsche Welle, December 10, 2015太多中国人因和平表达观点而被监禁/a-18909325?maca=chi-rss-chi-ca-1044-rdf

2015 Human Rights Day
Human Rights in China, December 10, 2015

Jailed Bo Xilai ally was “in excellent condition” before “mysterious” heart attack
South China Morning Post, December 10, 2015

UN calls on China to end rife torture, crackdown on lawyers
The New York Times, December 9, 2015

UN Torture Committee Concludes Review of China with Scathing Observations
Human Rights in China, December 10, 2015

China’s securities crackdown a source of fear
The Diplomat, December 9, 2015