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, September 02, 2016

Government Accountability (政府问责)

Chinese journalist held on “picking quarrels” charge beaten by prison guards, says lawyer
Hong Kong Free Press, September 2, 2016

Mystery deepens over Chinese activist’s alleged suicide try
EJ Insight, September 1, 2016

China to tighten watch on discipline violations during holidays
Xinhua, August 31, 2016

China promises humane, lawful treatment of detained Canadian
Reuters, August 31, 2016

人权组织呼吁中国政府停止打压行动 (Human rights groups call on Chinese government to stop crackdown)
Deustche Welle, August 31, 2016人权组织呼吁中国政府停止打压行动/a-19516681