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China: Further information: One G20 journalist remains in detention as fifth is released

, Index number: ASA 17/5068/2016

One of the citizen journalists detained for covering protests prior to the G20 summit, Yuan Ying, was released on 27 October and sources have attributed international pressure, including action taken by Amnesty International, to her release. The last of the six citizen journalists from the Sichuan-based website “64 Tianwang”, Qin Chao, is still being detained.

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