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The World Health Organization denied Taiwanese journalists press passes to cover the World Health Assembly from May 21 - 26.
Recent developments shed light on the phenomenon’s immediate and long-term implications.
In response to the family of a secretly detained Chinese human rights lawyer, Yu Wensheng, releasing a video contradicting the government’s claim that the lawyer wants to dismiss his legal counsel, Freedom House released a statement.
Authoritarian powers that are fundamentally hostile to democracy cannot be ignored or appeased.
Sarah Cook is a senior research analyst for East Asia at Freedom House.
Annie Wilcox Boyajian is Advocacy Manager at Freedom House, and leads Freedom House’s advocacy to the U.S. government and collaboration with American human rights groups.
Government controls over religion are expanding and becoming more restrictive, seeping into new areas of daily life and triggering growing resistance from believers.