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Chinese Human Rights Record Under UN Scrutiny

Days after China dismissed a United Nations report that accused North Korea of crimes against humanity, Beijing is criticizing a U.N. investigative report on its own human rights record. The report, scheduled to be adopted by the world body in Geneva Wednesday, is the outcome of months of dialogue between U.N. member states and the Chinese government.   The Universal Periodic Review is a U.N. mechanism that examines the human rights record of member countries with the help of other...

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