Human Rights

China sentences prominent rights lawyer to 2 years in prison

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A prominent Chinese human rights lawyer was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison on the vague charge of…

2 men accused of offering bribes to Uganda, Chad officials

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For the second time in two years, federal prosecutors have charged foreign businessmen with paying millions of dollars…

Writers urge Trump to seek release of Nobel laureate’s wife

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Ahead of President Donald Trump’s visit to Beijing, literary luminaries such as Margaret Atwood and Philip Roth…