Former Caijing journalist Zhang Jialong was detained in August 2019. Photo: Twitter Former Caijing journalist Zhang Jialong was detained in August 2019. Photo: Twitter
Former Caijing journalist Zhang Jialong was detained in August 2019. Photo: Twitter
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Chinese ‘Great Firewall’ critic Zhang Jialong ‘jailed for 18 months’

  • Zhang detained in August 2019 and his wife says family learned of sentence last week
  • In 2014, former journalist urged then US secretary of state John Kerry to tear down China’s online censorship barriers

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Former Caijing journalist Zhang Jialong was detained in August 2019. Photo: Twitter Former Caijing journalist Zhang Jialong was detained in August 2019. Photo: Twitter
Former Caijing journalist Zhang Jialong was detained in August 2019. Photo: Twitter
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