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China Convicts Prominent Lawyer Pu Zhiqiang of Speech Violations While Nominated for Columbia 2016 Global Freedom of Expression Award

Cynthia L. Cooper | Posted 12.22.2015 | World
Cynthia L. Cooper

A court in Beijing convicted Pu Zhiqiang, one of China's foremost human rights lawyers, of crimes early on December 22, 2015 because of comments he po...

U.S. Calls For Release Of Nobel Laureate

AP | Posted 12.10.2013 | World

BEIJING (AP) — Five years after his detention, the United States is calling for the release of Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo and an en...

Liu Xia's Forbidden Photos Coming To NYC

AP | By ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 02.08.2012 | Arts

NEW YORK -- Liu Xia is a forbidden artist whose work is censored in her native China. The photographer, who is under house arrest, uses life-like doll...

Censored Chinese Artist's Photos Were Smuggled Out Of China

AP | Posted 03.19.2012 | Home

NEW YORK — Photographs by Chinese artist Liu Xia (lee-OW' zah) will be shown at Columbia University next month. She's the wife of imprisoned 201...

China Targets Nobel Peace Prize Winner's Friends

AP | CARA ANNA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — In the week after Liu Xiaobo won the Nobel Peace Prize for his decades of promoting democratic change in China, dozens of people who o...

Chavez Opposes Nobel Decision Again: 'Viva China!'

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez expressed solidarity with China's government Sunday over the awarding of the Nobel Peace P...

China Places Nobel Winner's Wife Under House Arrest

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — An imprisoned Chinese dissident who won this year's Nobel Peace Prize was allowed to meet with his wife and told her in tears that he ...