China detains, censors bloggers on 'Jasmine Revolution'


Committee to Protect Journalists Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) –

New York, February 25, 2011–China’s censors tightened Internet controls and security officials harassed and detained writers and activists in the wake of an online appeal for a “Jasmine Revolution” in China, according to international human rights groups and news reports. The apparent crackdown came in advance of two top legislative meetings, the National People’s Congress and the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, scheduled for March.

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China detains, censors bloggers on ‘Jasmine Revolution’


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