BEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping said Wednesday that China has made enormous progress on human rights, but acknowledged that there is always room for improvement....
BEIJING (AP) — A U.S. report says China's human rights record has worsened over the past year in key areas and that limits on speech and assembly are growing....
Around 20 attorneys have gathered in a central Chinese city to demand access to several activists detained ahead of the politically sensitive 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square military suppression of protesters....
BEIJING (AP) — A Beijing court on Sunday sentenced a legal scholar and founder of a social movement to four years in prison for disrupting order in public places, a case that the U.S. government and other critics say is retribution for his push to fight corruption and create equal educational opportunities. Amid tight security,...
GENEVA (AP) — Faced with a U.N. review of its human rights, China acknowledged Tuesday that it still faces shortcomings but insists it has reduced poverty and has deepened judicial reforms and protections of ethnic minorities. China put its pride and promise to better itself on display at the U.N.’s Human Rights Council, which reviews...
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