A standoff between villagers and police during anti-corruption protests in Wukan, Guangdong. Photo: Handout A standoff between villagers and police during anti-corruption protests in Wukan, Guangdong. Photo: Handout
A standoff between villagers and police during anti-corruption protests in Wukan, Guangdong. Photo: Handout

SCMP reporters awarded for coverage of violent Wukan riots

China reporters Mimi Lau and Jun Mai given merit at Human Rights Press Awards for their work covering clashes between police and villagers

A standoff between villagers and police during anti-corruption protests in Wukan, Guangdong. Photo: Handout A standoff between villagers and police during anti-corruption protests in Wukan, Guangdong. Photo: Handout
A standoff between villagers and police during anti-corruption protests in Wukan, Guangdong. Photo: Handout
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