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Repressive countries are successfully undermining the work of the United Nations Human Rights Council despite being greatly outnumbered on the body by democracies, according to a new Freedom House analysis.

Freedom House calls on the Chinese government to reverse its recent campaign against human rights lawyers and allow them to carry out their work without intimidation or interference.

A decade after China banned the Falun Gong, the Chinese government shows no inclination to reverse its abusive policies toward religious minorities. Freedom House calls upon the Obama Administration to elevate the priority of this critical issue in its ongoing engagement with the Chinese regime.

Freedom House calls upon government-controlled media in China to stop contributing to the tensions fueling deadly clashes between minority Uighurs and the ruling Han Chinese.

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Senior Research Analyst for East Asia

Sarah Cook is a senior research analyst for East Asia at Freedom House.

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Advocacy Manager

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.

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