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China Arrests Women’s Rights Activists

Several women’s rights activists were detained in China over the last week, the latest targets in a widening crackdown on freedom of speech in the country. Ten women’s rights activists were arrested in the lead-up to International Women’s Day on Sunday. Five were released after questioning by police, and five are still in custody. The women still in detention include Li Tingting, Wei Tingting, Wang Man, Zheng Churan and Wu Rongrong. "The important thing to note right now is that...

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