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China ‘falling short’ on fighting pollution- premier

China ‘falling short’ on fighting pollution- premier

Mar 15, – Li, who is second only to President Xi Jinping in the Communist hierarchy, made the comments at his once-a-year meeting with journalists at Beijing’s Great Hall of the People. China is falling short of its people’s expectations in battling smog, Premier Li Keqiang said Sunday, one week after authorities blocked a scathing […]

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3 members of Chinese advocacy group stand trial

3 members of Chinese advocacy group stand trial

Oct 28, – The trial of grassroots rights advocates Liu Ping, Wei Zhongping and Li Sihua opened at a district court in Xinyu city in eastern Jiangxi province under tight security. Police used crowd-control barriers to keep the public — and diplomats from the United States, the European Union and Canada — about a few […]

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