Zhang Zhan was sentenced to four years in prison for reporting on the Covid-19 outbreak in Wuhan. Photo: Handout Zhang Zhan was sentenced to four years in prison for reporting on the Covid-19 outbreak in Wuhan. Photo: Handout
Zhang Zhan was sentenced to four years in prison for reporting on the Covid-19 outbreak in Wuhan. Photo: Handout
China Society

No appeal for China’s jailed coronavirus citizen journalist Zhang Zhan

  • The 37-year-old former lawyer has decided not to contest her four-year sentence, imposed for reports from virus-hit Wuhan
  • Sources say she was persuaded by detention centre staff one day after a visit from her legal team

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Zhang Zhan was sentenced to four years in prison for reporting on the Covid-19 outbreak in Wuhan. Photo: Handout Zhang Zhan was sentenced to four years in prison for reporting on the Covid-19 outbreak in Wuhan. Photo: Handout
Zhang Zhan was sentenced to four years in prison for reporting on the Covid-19 outbreak in Wuhan. Photo: Handout
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