As CBC withdraws from China, RSF calls on the regime to end its visa weaponization policy

Recent articles in China

RSF condemns the detention of 4 Chinese journalists after last month’s protests

The charges against 4 journalists range from “picking quarrels and provoking trouble” to “gathering a crowd to disrupt public order”; for the second charge they can be sentenced up to life imprisonment.

China: Respect freedoms of expression, press and assembly

Around 50 global civil society groups have signed a statement urging the Chinese government to respect the rights to privacy and to freedoms of peaceful assembly and expression of those who had been protesting against the harsh lockdown measures over the past weeks.

Shanghai police detain foreign journalists covering anti-lockdown protests

Journalists were assaulted and briefly detained while covering the ongoing protests against COVID-19 restrictions in China.