Human Rights in República Popular de China

Amnesty International  Report 2013

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China: Halt imminent forced eviction of housing rights activist ...
11 September 2013

Chinese authorities must stop imminent plans to forcibly evict the last remaining residents of the village of Ba Gou just outside of Beijing.


Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 17th ...
31 July 2013

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/012/2013

China: Further information: Falun Gong practitioners released
29 July 2013

Falun Gong practitioners Wang Xiuqing and her daughter Qin Hailong were released from Harbin City Qianjin Re-education through Labour (RTL) Camp ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/028/2013

China: Six human rights defenders risk torture
22 July 2013

Six human rights defenders are detained in eastern China, on suspicion of “gathering crowds to disturb social order”. They are at risk of torture and other ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/022/2013

China: Further information: Macau resident executed in China ...
22 July 2013

According to his family, Lau Fat-wai was executed at the end of February after China's Supreme People's Court (SPC) approved his sentence.

Urgent Action       ASA 17/026/2013

China: Family face forcible return to North Korea
19 July 2013

A family of five are at risk of forcible return to North Korea after being arrested by Chinese authorities. If returned to North Korea they are at serious risk ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/025/2013

China: Detained activists at risk of torture
19 July 2013

Xu Zhiyong, a legal scholar and activist, has been detained in Beijing since 16 July, alongside two of his associates, Li Huanjun and Li Gang, on suspicion ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/023/2013

China: Further information: Activist Du Bin released on bail
18 July 2013

Chinese photographer and human rights activist Du Bin has been released on bail. He has confirmed that in detention he was questioned about his ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/024/2013

China's 2013 Criminal Procedure Law: In line with ...
15 July 2013

China's amended Criminal Procedure Law came into force on 1 January 2013. The amended law introduces a number of positive elements but it is Amnesty ...

Report       ASA 17/021/2013

Amnesty International assessment of states' implementation of ...
11 July 2013

For the 17th session of Universal Periodic Review (UPR), Amnesty International has continued to focus on the paramount importance of implementation ...

Report       IOR 41/011/2013