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, June 20, 2018

Government Accountability (政府问责)

China loses critic as United States pulls out of UN Human Rights Council, analysts say
South China Morning Post, June 20, 2018

China says it regrets U.S. quitting U.N. rights council
Reuters, June 20, 2018

中国网民热议美国退出联合国人权理事会 (U.S. withdrawal form Human Rights Council a hot topic among Chinese netizens)
Radio Free Asia, June 20, 2018

Local officials held accountable over environmental problems
Xinhua, June 18, 2018

European firms say China business “more difficult”
Channel NewsAsia, June 20, 2018

Survey: Companies in China feel pressure to give up tech
The Washington Post, June 19, 2018