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Chen Wuquan is handed the sentence after helping local people protest against a planned land reclamation project.
More than 30 Maoist activists, former Jasic workers, and NGO staff are being held, some on criminal charges, since a crackdown began last July.
Wang Yanfang, wife of a detained rights attorney, says people like her husband are jailed instead of being praised for their work.
Well-wishers and supporters of late premier Zhao Ziyang are detained as they try to pay their respects at his family home in Beijing.
Subic Bay was home to a sprawling U.S. navy base during the Cold War.
A Pentagon report says China's People's Liberation Army is rapidly developing 'a robust, lethal force' that will allow Beijing to 'impose its will' in the region.
Xie Haojie is wanted for economic crimes involving $210 M
The club has been designated an 'illegal organization,' amid fears that arrests could follow.
The son of Shenyang petitioner Liu Zhen is incommunicado after raising doubts about the cause of his father's death on social media.
Robert Schellenberg has said he will appeal the sentence, which was handed down following a retrial ordered in the wake of Meng Wanzhou's arrest.
The wife of Yu Wensheng, who has been held incommunicado for a year on suspicion of 'subversion,' receives the prize in his absence.
Ji Xiaolong is sentenced to three-and-a-half years after complaining about indefinite rule by China's president.
Police detain and place under house arrest dozens of would-be supporters and fellow activists, cordoning off the court building.
Ti-Anna Wang and her family are turned away at the airport in spite of obtaining a valid visa, amid an ongoing diplomatic row over Huawei.
The Chinese Communist Party is hoping that teachers from the former colonies and the democratic island of Taiwan will pledge to uphold its rule.
Ethnic Mongolians fear the ruling Chinese Communist Party is about to begin a new 'wave of persecution' in the region.
Wang Quanzhang's wife says she fears for his health and safety after more than three years of pretrial detention.
Local newspaper reports several cases of brain damage in children fighting influenza in the provincial capital, Guangzhou.
Officials move ahead with plans to criminalize any 'insult' to China's national anthem, without specifying which situations could result in prosecution.
President Tsai Ing-wen's insistence that Beijing respect the island's democracy and statehood also wins widespread favor.