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.

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Government Accountability (政府问责)

U.N. calls on China to end rife torture, crackdown on lawyers
Reuters, December 9, 2015

UN Torture Committee Concludes Review of China with Scathing Observations
Human Rights in China, December 9, 2015

警方通报: 沁阳公安局长坠楼 (Police notice: Qinyang (Henan) Public Security Bureau Chief falls from building)
Legal Daily, December 5, 2015

汉阴趟出社区矫正检察监督新路 (Hanyin opens new path for inspection and supervision of community correctional services)
Legal Daily, December 5, 2015

CPC to target gov't organs, public institutions in discipline inspections
Xinhua, December 6, 2015

Former senior Chinese provincial official jailed for graft
Reuters, December 8, 2015

Provincial CPC graft-buster under investigation
Xinhua, December 8, 2015

Wanted: cosmopolitan Chinese graft busters to chase suspects abroad
Reuters, December 8, 2015

China, US law experts discuss human rights issues
Shanghai Daily, December 8, 2015