At least 10 citizen-journalists could die in China’s jails

first_img June 2, 2021 Find out more Receive email alerts ChinaAsia – Pacific Condemning abusesReports and statisticsProtecting journalists ImprisonedFreedom of expressionPredatorsJudicial harassment News News Follow the news on China Organisation Help by sharing this information ChinaAsia – Pacific Condemning abusesReports and statisticsProtecting journalists ImprisonedFreedom of expressionPredatorsJudicial harassment April 27, 2021 Find out more Democracies need “reciprocity mechanism” to combat propaganda by authoritarian regimes News China’s Cyber ​​Censorship Figures News RSF_en After President Xi Jinping last week gave himself the constitutional power to rule indefinitely, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) points out that more than 50 journalists and bloggers are currently jailed in China – some serving life sentences – and that ten of them could die prematurely as a result of the conditions in which they are held. China: Political commentator sentenced to eight months in prison to go further March 22, 2018 – Updated on October 28, 2019 At least 10 citizen-journalists could die in China’s jails The Chinese authorities no longer sentence press freedom defenders to death, but they deliberately mistreat them and deprive them of the medical attention they need while in prison.The Nobel peace laureate Liu Xiaobo and the dissident blogger Yang Tongyan both died last year from cancer that was left untreated in detention. Liu Xiaobo’s widow Liu Xia, who is suffering from depression and a heart condition, has been denied contact with the outside world for eight years although no charge has been brought against her.To draw the international community’s attention to the fate of journalists and bloggers imprisoned in China, RSF is publishing a list of ten leading detainees who are in danger of dying as a result of mistreatment and a lack of medical care.IlhamTohti, 48, citizen-journalistLuJianhua (Wen Yu), 57, political commentatorZhang Haitao, 46, political commentatorYiu Mantin (Yao Wentian), 73, publisherWuGan, 44, bloggerLu Yuyu, 38 ans, journaliste-citoyen Huang Qi, 54, journalist, recipient of the 2004 RSF Press Freedom Prize GuiMinhai (Michael Gui), 53, Chinese-born Swedish publisherLiu Feiyue, 47 ans, journaliste Zhen Jianghua (Guests Zhen), 32, journalist March 12, 2021 Find out morelast_img read more

Housing meeting postponed

first_imgTwitter Previous articleOver €411,000 in funding for Limerick roads under Local Improvement Scheme says Fine Gael senatorNext articleThe Stranglers: No More Heroes anymore? Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. Fianna Fáil has decided to postpone the public meeting on Housing which was scheduled to take place this Thursday in Limerick, due to the severe weather warning for the coming days. The meeting will now be held on Monday, March 26th at 8pm in the Strand Hotel, Ennis Rd., Limerick. The meeting forms part of a series of regional events on the housing crisis.for more breaking news click here  Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Advertisement WhatsApp Facebook TAGSFianna Fáilhousing crisisHousing meetinglimericksevere weatherwarning Linkedin Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live center_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” Email Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival NewsBreaking newsHousing meeting postponedBy Bernie English – February 27, 2018 3685 WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Print Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clashlast_img read more