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Xiao Qiang

Corporate backers must keep up rights pressure, say activists

Human rights groups yesterday called for the international community and multinational firms to put pressure on Beijing to honour rights in the course of preparing for the 2008 Games.

Saturday, 14 July, 2001, 12:00am


In the South China Morning Post article headlined, 'Activists urge call for prison release', on June 23, you mentioned and quoted from the report 'From principle to pragmatism: can dialogue improve China's human rights situation?' However, the author of this report is Human Rights in China, and not Human Rights Watch, as you called it in your article.

26 Jun 1998 - 12:00am

Dissidents plead to return home

Exiled dissidents last night called on China to abolish its blacklist and allow them to return home from America.

29 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

Crucial UN vote on human rights looms

China is expected to face a crucial vote at the United Nations Human Rights Commission in Geneva today as member nations begin to discuss individual countries.

23 Apr 1996 - 12:00am