China Holds Top Journalist, Family Under Criminal Detention

China Holds Top Journalist, Family Under Criminal Detention

Authorities in the central Chinese province of Hunan have placed a prominent freelance journalist and associates under criminal detention, RFA has learned.

‘Complacency is still strong’ over stopping genocide, says top UN adviser

‘Complacency is still strong’ over stopping genocide, says top UN adviser

The current rise in hate speech, racial tensions and identity-based violence is alarming, the UN Special Adviser on preventing genocide said on Friday,

Russia: Human Rights Defender Jailed

Russia: Human Rights Defender Jailed

A Russian court has unjustly jailed one of the founders of Russia’s human rights movement for a Facebook post about a peaceful protest,

Government Unleashes New Round of Religious Persecution

Government Unleashes New Round of Religious Persecution

Since the launch of a nation-wide supervision program to inspect the implementation of Xi Jinping’s policies on religion in China’s provinces and municipalities,

Xinjiang Authorities Holding Hundreds From Kyrgyz Village in ‘Political’ Re-education Camps

Xinjiang Authorities Holding Hundreds From Kyrgyz Village in ‘Political’ Re-education Camps

Authorities in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) are holding around one-fifth of the residents of a village

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