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, January 04, 2017

Government Accountability (政府问责)

Ally of President Xi Jinping parachuted in to senior post in Hubei
South China Morning Post, January 3, 2017

Chinese official sentenced 10 years in vaccine scandal
Agence France-Presse, January 4, 2017

China's graft watchdog turns camera on itself in TV series
Reuters, January 3, 2017

The political price of Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign
Financial Times, January 4, 2017

Beijing police missed opportunity in handling of death in custody case, say academics
South China Morning Post, January 2, 2017

Tibetans beaten, detained for coming late to meeting
Radio Free Asia, January 3, 2017