A man looks at the Lingbo Church at Pingyang county, Wenzhou city, Zhejiang province. Photo: Simon Song
A man looks at the Lingbo Church at Pingyang county, Wenzhou city, Zhejiang province. Photo: Simon Song

China’s religious groups brace for tighter scrutiny closer to home

State Council backs new rules allowing lower-level authorities to keep an eye on faith communities

A man looks at the Lingbo Church at Pingyang county, Wenzhou city, Zhejiang province. Photo: Simon Song
A man looks at the Lingbo Church at Pingyang county, Wenzhou city, Zhejiang province. Photo: Simon Song
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