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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by The Guardian, CHINA DAILY, WASHINGTON POST

    ... and intensely interested in human rights. His work did not involve high-speed car chases or elaborate gadgets - just a desk and a computer. There are many people like him, and they are, on his account, ... statutes Congress has passed. … If there is a scandal, it is that a government contractor of Snowden's stature had access to highly classified material. Washington   3. China Daily While US ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Deeds, not words, on human rights give China moral authority in today's world

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 01:13pm by David Schlesinger

    ... scores of principled western delegations come to China to discuss human rights, only to see those discussions get overshadowed and at times diluted over the years by economic negotiations as China’s growth potential teased. The unstated, but clear, message was that there is a hierarchy of national goals for every country and that human rights must take a place in line, ...

  3. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    China wins UN Human Rights Council seat... despite its refusal to allow inspectors in

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 12:15pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in United Nations China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam, Cuba and Algeria won seats Tuesday on the UN Human Rights Council, riling independent human rights groups who said ... Macedonia, Mexico, Morocco, Namibia and South Africa were also elected to three-year terms. Human Rights Watch noted that five of the new council members  — China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam ...

  4. News - China - EDUCATION

    China's disabled get limited schooling, Human Rights Watch says

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 08:57am by AP

    ... from attending mainstream institutions or taught by untrained teachers, a rights group said. A report by New York-based Human Rights Watch said students with disabilities are denied access ... the Human Rights Watch report was released, theEducation Ministry issued its own report on the same topic. The ministry's report said that 28 per cent of children with disabilities ...

  5. News - China

    Chinese turn to Hong Kong’s US Consulate for answers on human rights report

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 02:02pm by Amy Li

    ... Days after Beijing answered Washington’s critique of China’s human rights situation by issuing its own report on US human rights  - an annual event in Sino-US relations - doubtful ... explained the reasons why the US publishes its annual human rights report and why evaluation of its own situation is not included.  In response to the question: “What happens when other countries ...

  6. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    China's record on human rights under UN scrutiny for first time since Xi Jinping came to power

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 03:53am by Reuters, AFP

    ... record comes under U.N. scrutiny China defended its human rights record to the United Nations yesterday, insisting it has undertaken sweeping reforms, as Tibetan activists said more must be done ... envoy Wu Hailong told the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva that China had lived up to a pledge made in 2009 when it was last under scrutiny by the watchdog. "The Chinese government made ...

  7. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    China defends human rights record at UN

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 05:40pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Geneva Faced with a UN review of its human rights, China acknowledged on Tuesday that it still faces shortcomings but insists it has reduced poverty, deepened judicial reforms and protections of ethnic minorities. China put its pride and promise to better itself on display at the UN’s Human Rights Council, which reviews each nation’s record once every four ...

  8. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    China human rights to come under scrutiny at UN review

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 09:58am by Reuters in Beijing

    ... Reuters in Beijing China’s human rights record under President Xi Jinping will come under formal international scrutiny on Tuesday for the first time since he took power, with the main UN ... the Foreign Ministry to press for the public to be allowed to contribute to a national human rights report. China had sent a large delegation to Geneva to engage in dialogue with an “open and frank ...

  9. News - China

    China defends human rights record

    Posted Aug 03rd 2013, 11:51am by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... be exercised within China's law Beijing says the human rights situation in China is at a historic best, rejecting comments from a senior US diplomat that the rights situation is deteriorating ... that the Chinese are enjoying unprecedented rights but added those rights must be exercised within China’s law. The remarks came after the annual US-China Human Rights Dialogue was held Tuesday ...

  10. News - China

    US to promote human rights during meeting with China

    Posted Jul 27th 2013, 09:04am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington The United States said on Friday that it would seek improvements in China’s human rights record, including its treatment of ethnic minorities, during talks next week in the Asian nation. The United States and China will hold an annual dialogue on human rights Tuesday and Wednesday in the southern city of Kunming, with the US delegation also ...




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