China 'murdered' Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo: Reporters Without Borders

Jul 19, 2017

China 'murdered' Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo: Reporters Without Borders

Reporters Without Borders (Reporters Sans Frontieres), which advocates freedom of information around the world, on Tuesday accused Chinese authorities of having "murdered" Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo by denying him proper medical care during his incarceration. "We can clearly state that Liu Xiaobo was ...

China says Nobel laureate Liu has been cremated, wife is 'free'

Jul 15, 2017

China says Nobel laureate Liu has been cremated, wife is 'free'

Deceased Chinese Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo was cremated Saturday and his wife is "free," a government official said, as a state-run newspaper attacked him as a "despised" criminal out of step with Chinese society. Liu, 61, died of multiple organ failure Thursday in ...

Chinese Nobel winner Liu Xiaobo in final stages of cancer: hospital

Jul 9, 2017

Chinese Nobel winner Liu Xiaobo in final stages of cancer: hospital

Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo's has final stage terminal liver cancer, the hospital treating the 61-year-old said Saturday, after doctors from Germany and the United States visited him. In a statement, the hospital in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang said Liu has accumulated ...