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, May 17, 2017

Hong Kong (香港)

Localist lawmaker pleads not guilty to desecrating China, Hong Kong flags
Hong Kong Free Press, May 17, 2017

How the Communist Party plans to win young Hongkongers’ hearts and minds
South China Morning Post, May 17, 2017

Hong Kong Chief Executive meddled with investigation of secret payments
The Diplomat, May 16, 2017

特首梁振英涉嫌干预立会调查引哗然 (C.Y. Leung said to have intervened in Legislative Council’s investigation against him)
Deutsche Welle, May 16, 2017特首梁振英涉嫌干预立会调查引哗然/a-38860297