China

Human Rights in PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
China is now live »

China: Demand release of Chinese photographer
27 June 2013

Chinese photographer and human rights activist Du Bin is being held in criminal detention on suspicion of “picking quarrels and making trouble”. The ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/020/2013

Amnesty International launches Chinese-language website ...
21 June 2013

Amnesty International has launched a new Chinese-language website containing research reports, articles and blog entries on the organization's ...

Story      

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Profits and loss: Mining ...
19 June 2013

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has some of the world's most important mineral reserves. For more than a decade the extraction of these resources ...

Report       AFR 62/001/2013

China detains photographer who exposed labour camp ...
14 June 2013

There are growing fears about the fate of photographer Du Bin, who has not been heard from since security police reportedly detained him at his home ...

Story      

China: Tiananmen crackdown 24 years on, still waiting for ...
30 May 2013

Tiananmen crackdown 24 years on, still waiting for justice and denied a voice. The vivid scenes of People's Liberation Army ...

Public Statement       ASA 17/017/2013

China: Further information: Tibetan monk, imprisoned since ...
23 May 2013

Jigme Gyatso, a Tibetan prisoner of conscience and former monk, was released on 30 March and has returned home.

Urgent Action       ASA 17/016/2013

China: Further Update: Chinese death row prisoner ends life
22 May 2013

The family of Li Xin, a Chinese man facing execution, reports that he ended his life on 29 January.

Urgent Action       ASA 17/015/2013

China: Open letter on the situation of Chen Guangcheng's ...
21 May 2013

Ref: TG ASA 17/2013.006. ASA 17/014/2013. Xi Jinping Guojia Zhuxi. President of the People's Republic. The State Council General Office. ...

Open Letter       ASA 17/014/2013

Wire, May/June 2013. Vol 43, issue 003
1 May 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: The pure power of testimony: 3) 'There are no human rights in Sri Lanka' 4) The painful truth [torture] 5) Five ways to repress ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2013

China: Legal activist's sister-in-law detained as harassment ...
24 April 2013

The Chinese authorities must release the sister-in-law of a prominent human rights activist and end the ongoing harassment of his relatives living in ...

Story