Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

China: Release citizen journalists detained for highlighting security crackdown

11 March 2014 The Chinese authorities must immediately release three citizen journalists detained since the weekend for highlighting a security crackdown in Beijing for the annual parliamentary session currently under way, said Amnesty International.Liu Xuehong, Xing Jian and Wang Jing, - who all write for the Chinese website 64 Tianwang - were taken away by police in separate raids in Beijing over the weekend.  “Journalism is not a crime and these three activists should be released immediately,” said William Nee, China Researcher at Amnesty International.“Their detention shows the disturbing…

Read complete article
© Amnesty International -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter