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Beijing cadres find their spirituality

Jun 16, 2015

Beijing cadres find their spirituality


The former Chinese security czar recently convicted of leaking state secrets did not pass classified documents to a foreign spy or a political rival. Rather, Zhou Yongkang, a former member of the all-powerful Standing Committee of the ruling Communist Party’s Politburo, shared the documents ...

Jun 8, 2015

China cites 'tremendous' progress in human rights record

China on Monday touted “tremendous achievements” in human rights, citing legal improvements, poverty alleviation, freedom of speech and protection for minorities, even as campaign groups point to a tough crackdown on dissent and civil society. “The tremendous achievements China has made in its human ...