An undated video showing former Chinese lawyer and citizen journalist Zhang Zhan broadcasting via YouTube, at an unconfirmed location in China. Photo: YouTube via AFP
An undated video showing former Chinese lawyer and citizen journalist Zhang Zhan broadcasting via YouTube, at an unconfirmed location in China. Photo: YouTube via AFP

US urges Beijing to release jailed citizen journalist Zhang Zhan

  • Zhang has severely lost weight and has reportedly been held in physical restraints and force-fed through a feeding tube
  • ‘The United States is deeply concerned about the deteriorating health of PRC citizen journalist Ms Zhang Zhan,’ says US State Department spokesman

Topic |   Coronavirus China
An undated video showing former Chinese lawyer and citizen journalist Zhang Zhan broadcasting via YouTube, at an unconfirmed location in China. Photo: YouTube via AFP
An undated video showing former Chinese lawyer and citizen journalist Zhang Zhan broadcasting via YouTube, at an unconfirmed location in China. Photo: YouTube via AFP
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