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  1. Military persuasion

    Posted May 19th 2006, 12:00am by Anne Hyland

    ... The use of secretive re-education camps for Thai Muslim men has increased dramatically as the insurgency in southern provinces continues, writes Anne Hyland Thai army officer ... recent term in a re-education camp run by the Thai army. Mr Mayakee, a stubby man with a wispy beard, dressed in a sarong, sandals and a white, box-shaped cap, arrives at the army barracks ...

  2. An artist inspired to fight for justice

    Posted Jul 19th 2006, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... a military road to Vietnam. While her mother took her along and they stayed at a workers' compound, Liao's father and brother were in a re-education camp, which they called the 'cattle depot'. 'We were in the countryside during the re-education period. There were no schools. All parents were supposed to work or be re-educated. We were just left without any care, we'd ...

  3. Village tense a year after Taishi uproar

    Posted Aug 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that villagers said was rigged, could not be reached on his mobile telephone or at home. He was briefly detained last week and threatened with re-education through labour for trying to organise ...

  4. Shaanxi accused of stalling flood aid

    Posted Jan 11th 2006, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... four have been sentenced to one year of re-education through labour by the Huayin Public Security Bureau after the local procuratorate refused to handle the case.' The four representatives ... had received only 500,000 yuan, while police had rounded up displaced villagers and sent them to labour re-education facilities when they complained. 'About 40 to 50 representatives were ...

  5. Journalist weighs up options after conviction

    Posted Aug 29th 2006, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... promised to help the rural official rescind an 18-month re-education-through-labour penalty through his State Council connections. The court found he was guilty of fraud because he had failed ...

  6. Elderly protester freed after 'vow' to drop flood demands

    Posted Feb 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan An elderly protester ordered to undergo one year of re-education through labour has been released early by authorities in Weinan, Shaanxi, after being asked to promise not to demand more flood-relief money. Farmer Liu Huairong, 82, a representative of relocated peasants, was released on Lunar New Year's Eve. He was detained by police along with three other ...

  7. Flood relief funds have not been embezzled, insist officials

    Posted Jan 28th 2006, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... immediately, instead of letting it sit in local government coffers. Meanwhile, three of four farmer representatives remain in jail after being sentenced to one year of re-education through labour ...

  8. 873 days to go

    Posted Mar 19th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Goff

    ... be banished to a poverty-stricken area of the countryside for a period of a week or more where he would be 're-educated through labour'. Only through extreme hardship could this wayward ... In a case of 'killing the chicken to scare the monkeys', Chinese players who misbehave are liable to find themselves being 're-educated'. Peter Goff reports ...

  9. Police smash Ice ring and detain top suspect

    Posted Dec 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was an important international transit point for the drugs. He added that if Hong Kong residents were found using drugs on the mainland, they could be sentenced to re-education through labour. He said ...

  10. Open up, Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 13th 2006, 12:00am by Anthony Cheung

    ... want is crude nationalism or so-called post-colonial patriotic re-education. But Hong Kong should not decline a role in national development. The latest Central Policy Unit paper ... such as Shanghai, Tianjin and Guangzhou have direct access to the national leadership through their political delegates at the highest policy-making bodies, what can Hong Kong rely on to ensure that the top ...




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