Oct. 8, 2010: Liu Xiaobo awarded Nobel Peace Prize while in prison
The human rights activist advocated for a democratic China.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday stressed the importance of dialogue with China during a visit to Beijing that comes amid shared concerns over trade with the United States and Washington's rejection of the Iran nuclear deal
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is heading to China with a business delegation as both Beijing and the European Union are grappling with the United States over trade issues and Washington's rejection of the Iran nuclear deal
China has rejected an appeal made by dozens of writers and artists for the release from house arrest of the widow of Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo
Members of Congress Are Trying To Rename The Street Outside The Chinese Embassy After Jailed Activist Liu Xiaobo.
Rep Frank Wolf sponsored the measure to rename the street right outside the Chines Embassy after Liu Xiaobo.
The State Department released its annual report on human rights practices for 2013. Unveiling the report Thursday, Secretary of State John Kerry told reporters it was particularly timely: “It comes on the heels of one of the most momentous years in the struggle for greater...
Last year’s Nobel Peace Prize winner, Liu Xiaobo, remains in his prison cell in the northeastern Chinese city of Jinzhou, while the world awaits the announcement of this year’s recipient and the Chinese government grows even more intolerant of dissent. Liu’s prize famously sat on...
United States Ambassador to China Jon Huntsman delivered a “farewell” speech in Shanghai on Wednesday less than a month before he is expected to leave his post there to begin campaigning for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination.