Joseph Fan Zhongliang, the Vatican-approved Bishop of the Diocese of Shanghai, died while in house arrest. He was Fan under house arrest, following his ordination by Pope John Paul II in 2000 and until his death on Sunday
In neighboring Dolan village, police shot and killed Qurban Tursun while conducting house-to-house security checks. “He refused to cooperate, so we shot him,” Emet said, adding that he was merely complying with standard orders for the raid. According to the...
The Chinese Communist Party has no tolerance for religions, In November 2013 the regime clamped down harder on Tibetans, Uyghurs, and practitioners of Falun Gong.
Uyghur economist Ilham Tohti, who was detained in Beijing on January 15, was accused by state media of “separatist” charges and possibly transported to Xinjiang’s provincial capitol, Urumqi.
The Congressional-Executive Commission on China's 2013 Annual Report on human rights and rule of law developments in China.