China Detains Former Canadian Diplomat Days After Arrest of Huawei Executive
A Hong Kong connection is emerging in the case of Meng Wanzhou, accused by the U.S. of violating sanctions against Iran.
Rights Group Calls on China to Release 32 Jasic Workers, Maoist Supporters
Most Maoists detained in a nationwide crackdown on the unionization movement at Jasic Technology are being held in unknown locations.
Mother of Detained Chinese Rights Activist 'Disappears' After Detention in Beijing
Pu Wenqing, mother of Huang Qi, had hoped to use Human Rights Day 2018 to publicize her son's situation.
Hong Kong Arrests Two Lawmakers Over In-Chamber Protest Last June
Andrew Wan and Lam Cheuk-ting say the charges are 'ridiculous' and indicate growing political suppression in the city at Beijing's behest.
China Jails Guangdong Musician Who Sang About Liu Xiaobo
Xu Lin is handed a three-year jail term on public order charges linked to his 'criticism of the country's leaders' online.
Investigation Into China's Huawei Predated Trump Presidency, Extradition 'Likely'
Justin Trudeau denies political involvement as Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou is scheduled to appear at a bail hearing in Vancouver.
China Demands Release of Top Huawei Executive Held in Canada
The Chinese embassy in Ottawa says Meng Wanzhou was arrested 'at the request of the United States.'
Hong Kong Student Leader Warns of 'Dire Situation' For City's Democracy
Joshua Wong, a student leader of the 2014 pro-democracy movement, warns of a threat to democracy from Beijing as he wins a major human rights award.
China Holds Top Journalist, Family Under Criminal Detention
Freelance journalist Chen Jieren is being held on suspicion of public order charges, extortion and concealing a crime.
Protests in Hong Kong Legislature Spark Shutting Down of Question Session
Pro-democracy lawmakers shout 'Shame!' at chief executive Carrie Lam after the banning of yet another would-be election candidate.
Tiananmen Massacre T-Shirt Activist Released on 'Bail' in China
Li Xiaoling gets out on bail under police restrictions, but declines to comment on her situation.
China Makes Lawyers Swear Oath of Loyalty or Face Sanctions
The move is billed as 'upholding the constitution,' but commentators say the authorities are stepping up control over the profession.
China's Ningxia to 'Learn From' Xinjiang's Anti-Terror Campaign
The region, which is home to ethnic Chinese Muslims, signs a cooperation agreement to bring Xinjiang's war against terror to its own backyard.
Hong Kong Bans Another Election Candidate Over 'Implied Support' For Independence
Debarred would-be candidate and sitting lawmaker Eddie Chu says the 'thought police' have arrived in Hong Kong.
Chinese Police Arrest Witnesses to Beating, Stripping of Rights Lawyer
Zhang Weizhou and Liang Songji witnessed the beating and forcible strip-searching of rights attorney Sun Shihua in Guangdong.
Report Highlights Growing Funding, Scope of China's Overseas Influence Tactics
Beijing's well-funded bids for greater cultural and political influence beyond its borders 'could undermine' democratic processes in the U.S. and elsewhere, a report finds.
Police Detain Rights Lawyer Linked to Labor Movement in China's Guangdong
Huang Sha is taken away by police in Guangdong's Shenzhen city after representing detained labor activists linked to the Jasic Technology factory in Huizhou.
Occupy Central Founders Begin Defense at Public Order Trial in Hong Kong
Chan Kin-man says the movement's founders were dismissed by high-ranking government officials when they sought a dialogue.
Chinese Muslim Poet Held, Questioned Over Religious Freedom Tweet
State security police tell Cui Haoxin, also known by his pen name An Ran, to delete his Twitter account.
Chinese Scientist Under Investigation Amid Furor Over Gene-Edited Babies
He Jiankui says his clinical trial has been 'paused' amid an ongoing investigation into his ethical conduct.