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The Sacramento Bee
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groupsBeijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groups
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee announced Friday, making the Chinese capital the first city to host both a Summer and Winter Games. Members of the IOC, meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, announced the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groupsBeijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groups
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee announced Friday, making the Chinese capital the first city to host both a Summer and Winter Games. Members of the IOC, meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, announced the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bidsAnd the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas B
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bids
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
And the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach opens the envelope in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Joshua Paul BEIJING: Despite concerns around the city's chronic smog, human rights record – and lack of snow – Beijing has... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groupsBeijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groups
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee announced Friday, making the Chinese capital the first city to host both a Summer and Winter Games. Members of the IOC, meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, announced the... Read more
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Daily Press
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groupsBeijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groups
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee announced Friday, making the Chinese capital the first city to host both a Summer and Winter Games. Members of the IOC, meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, announced the... Read more
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WA Today
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bidsAnd the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas B
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bids
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
And the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach opens the envelope in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Joshua Paul BEIJING: Despite concerns around the city's chronic smog, human rights record – and lack of snow – Beijing has... Read more
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The Age
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bidsAnd the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas B
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bids
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
And the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach opens the envelope announcing that Beijing has won the bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games at the 128th International Olympic Committee session in Kuala Lumpur.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bidsAnd the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas B
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bids
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
And the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach opens the envelope announcing that Beijing has won the bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games at the 128th International Olympic Committee session in Kuala Lumpur.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bidsAnd the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas B
Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympic Games in choice between imperfect bids
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
And the winner is ... President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach opens the envelope announcing that Beijing has won the bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games at the 128th International Olympic Committee session in Kuala Lumpur.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groupsBeijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee
Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groups
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee announced Friday, making the Chinese capital the first city to host both a Summer and Winter Games. Members of the IOC, meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, announced the... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Nephew of lawyer-activist Chen released from China prisonBEIJING (AP) — The nephew of lawyer-activist Chen Guangcheng has been released
Nephew of lawyer-activist Chen released from China prison
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — The nephew of lawyer-activist Chen Guangcheng has been released from prison after serving a three-year, three-month sentence widely seen as retribution for his uncle's daring escape from house arrest. Chen said in an email from the... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Nephew of blind activist Chen released from China prisonBEIJING (AP) - The nephew of lawyer and blind activist Chen Guangcheng has been
Nephew of blind activist Chen released from China prison
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - The nephew of lawyer and blind activist Chen Guangcheng has been released from prison after serving a three-year, three-month sentence widely seen as retribution for his uncle's daring escape from house arrest. Chen said in an email... Read more
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ABC News
Nephew of Blind Activist Chen Released From China PrisonThe nephew of lawyer and blind activist Chen Guangcheng has been released from
Nephew of Blind Activist Chen Released From China Prison
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
The nephew of lawyer and blind activist Chen Guangcheng has been released from prison after serving a three-year, three-month sentence widely seen as retribution for his uncle's daring escape from house arrest. Chen said in an email from the United... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Nephew of lawyer-activist Chen released from China prisonBEIJING (AP) — The nephew of lawyer-activist Chen Guangcheng has been released
Nephew of lawyer-activist Chen released from China prison
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — The nephew of lawyer-activist Chen Guangcheng has been released from prison after serving a three-year, three-month sentence widely seen as retribution for his uncle's daring escape from house arrest. Chen said in an email from the... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Nephew of lawyer-activist Chen released from China prisonBEIJING (AP) — The nephew of lawyer-activist Chen Guangcheng has been released
Nephew of lawyer-activist Chen released from China prison
The Evening Sun / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — The nephew of lawyer-activist Chen Guangcheng has been released from prison after serving a three-year, three-month sentence widely seen as retribution for his uncle's daring escape from house arrest. Chen said in an email from the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Nephew of lawyer-activist Chen released from China prisonBEIJING (AP) — The nephew of lawyer-activist Chen Guangcheng has been released
Nephew of lawyer-activist Chen released from China prison
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — The nephew of lawyer-activist Chen Guangcheng has been released from prison after serving a three-year, three-month sentence widely seen as retribution for his uncle's daring escape from house arrest. Chen said in an email from the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Beijing must not win 2022 Winter Olympics bid, say human rights activistsMembers of the IOC will meet in Kuala Lumpur on Friday for a secret ballot that
Beijing must not win 2022 Winter Olympics bid, say human rights activists
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
Members of the IOC will meet in Kuala Lumpur on Friday for a secret ballot that will decide whether the event goes to Almaty in Kazakhstan or Beijing. Xinhua, China’s official news agency, this week described its bid, which is widely seen as the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
106 Chinese lawyers, activists arrested as nationwide crackdown continues2015-07-13 12:26 Beijing - More than 100 human rights lawyers and activists fr
106 Chinese lawyers, activists arrested as nationwide crackdown continues
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
2015-07-13 12:26 Beijing - More than 100 human rights lawyers and activists from 15 cities and provinces in China have been detained, have disappeared or summoned by police in... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
China targets lawyers in new human rights crackdownMore than 100 human rights lawyers and activists have been detained or question
China targets lawyers in new human rights crackdown
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 22 days ago
More than 100 human rights lawyers and activists have been detained or questioned by Chinese police and denounced in state media as a “criminal gang” in recent days – sparking fears of an unprecedented crackdown by the Chinese authorities. According... Read more
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Canberra Times
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activistsChina airs vision of 'jihad' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widene
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activists
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
China airs vision of 'jihad' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activistsChina airs vision of 'jihad' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widene
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activists
Brisbane Times / Posted 23 days ago
China airs vision of 'jihad' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to... Read more
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The Age
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activistsChina airs vision of 'jihad' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widene
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activists
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
China airs vision of 'jihad' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activistsChina airs vision of 'jihad' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widene
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activists
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
China airs vision of 'jihad' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to... Read more
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WA Today
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activistsChina airs vision of 'IS' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widened a
China targets rights lawyers in crackdown on activists
WA Today / Posted 23 days ago
China airs vision of 'IS' recruits Beijing: Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widensChina's President Xi Jinping in Beijing, June 9, 2015. BEIJING Chinese authori
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widens
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 23 days ago
China's President Xi Jinping in Beijing, June 9, 2015. BEIJING Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups... Read more
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The Star
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widensBEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human right
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widens
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to buttress national security... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widens2015-07-12 12:59 Chinese President Xi Jinping. (Ma Zhancheng, AP) Beijing - C
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widens
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 days ago
2015-07-12 12:59 Chinese President Xi Jinping. (Ma Zhancheng, AP) Beijing - Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widensBEIJING: Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, d
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widens
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING: Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to buttress national security and... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widensBEIJING Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, de
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widens
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to buttress national security and... Read more
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The Star
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widensBEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human right
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widens
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to buttress national security... Read more
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Reuters
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widensBEIJING Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, de
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widens
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to buttress national security and... Read more
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Swissinfo
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widensBy Gerry Shih BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown
China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widens
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
By Gerry Shih BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say. Citing the need to buttress... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
China detains dozens of rights lawyers: AmnestyBEIJING -- At least 50 Chinese human rights lawyers and activists have been det
China detains dozens of rights lawyers: Amnesty
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING -- At least 50 Chinese human rights lawyers and activists have been detained or questioned in recent days in an ''unprecedented'' police swoop, rights groups said Saturday, with around 20 still feared to be held. "More than 50 lawyers and... Read more
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CNN
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about ChinaWashington (CNN)The world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations,
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about China
CNN / Posted 28 days ago
Washington (CNN)The world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's economic crash and a belligerent Vladimir Putin. But there's one high-stakes geopolitical riddle that has the potential to do even more to vex the next... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about ChinaThe world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's econom
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about China
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 29 days ago
The world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's economic crash and a belligerent Vladimir Putin. But there's one high-stakes geopolitical riddle that has the potential to do even more to vex the next president of the United... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about ChinaThe world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's econom
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about China
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 29 days ago
The world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's economic crash and a belligerent Vladimir Putin. But there's one high-stakes geopolitical riddle that has the potential to do even more to vex the next president of the United... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about ChinaThe world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's econom
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about China
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 29 days ago
The world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's economic crash and a belligerent Vladimir Putin. But there's one high-stakes geopolitical riddle that has the potential to do even more to vex the next president of the United... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about ChinaThe world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's econom
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about China
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 29 days ago
The world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's economic crash and a belligerent Vladimir Putin. But there's one high-stakes geopolitical riddle that has the potential to do even more to vex the next president of the United... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about ChinaThe world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's econom
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about China
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 29 days ago
The world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's economic crash and a belligerent Vladimir Putin. But there's one high-stakes geopolitical riddle that has the potential to do even more to vex the next president of the United... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about ChinaThe world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's econom
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about China
Local 10 Miami / Posted 29 days ago
The world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's economic crash and a belligerent Vladimir Putin. But there's one high-stakes geopolitical riddle that has the potential to do even more to vex the next president of the United... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about ChinaThe world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's econom
Why 2016 candidates should worry more about China
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 29 days ago
The world might be fixated on ISIS, Iran's nuclear aspirations, Greece's economic crash and a belligerent Vladimir Putin. But there's one high-stakes geopolitical riddle that has the potential to do even more to vex the next president of the United... Read more
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