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China to Abolish Labor Camps, Loosen One-Child Policy

China has announced a series of wide-ranging reforms, including relaxing its decades-old one-child policy and abolishing its re-education through labor camps.The moves, announced Friday by the official Xinhua news agency, are an expanded summary of decisions from a key Communist Party meeting that ended earlier this week. Under the new rules, Chinese couples will now be able to have two children if one of the parents is an only child. Currently, only very few couples are able to have more...

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