Influential leaders in European Union states used migration to stoke fear, justify abusive policies, and block meaningful reform in 2018, even as arrivals at borders decreased,
A detained Chinese rights lawyer has won a European human rights award for his “exceptional contribution” to the protection and promotion of human rights.
China’s authorities recently escorted diplomats from a dozen countries and a handful of foreign journalists on a highly controlled visit to Xinjiang,
China’s ministry of education has banned the use of apps by students from elementary school to university that don’t fit in with government guidelines, or that “violate educational rules,” official media reported.
Accused of espionage and subversion, at least 45 contributors were arrested and interrogated; the reporter who filmed a secret camp in Xinjiang “disappeared” after the arrest.
Greek law enforcement officers at the land border with Turkey in the northeastern Evros region routinely summarily return asylum seekers and migrants, Human Rights Watch said today.