Chinese journalist and critic Gao Yu pictured in Hong Kong in 2012. Photo: Reuters Chinese journalist and critic Gao Yu pictured in Hong Kong in 2012. Photo: Reuters
Chinese journalist and critic Gao Yu pictured in Hong Kong in 2012. Photo: Reuters

Jailing of Chinese journalist Gao Yu for leaking secrets ‘part of push to silence critics’

Lawyers for defendant condemn guilty verdict in state secrets case, saying decision based on coercion and unfounded allegations

Topic |   Human rights in China
Chinese journalist and critic Gao Yu pictured in Hong Kong in 2012. Photo: Reuters Chinese journalist and critic Gao Yu pictured in Hong Kong in 2012. Photo: Reuters
Chinese journalist and critic Gao Yu pictured in Hong Kong in 2012. Photo: Reuters
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