US urged China to release dissident Liu Xiaobo

first_img December 20, 2010 – Updated on January 25, 2016 US urged China to release dissident Liu Xiaobo 08BEIJING4687The US ambassador called on the Chinese Government to release dissident writer and rights activist Liu Xiaobo and raised concerns about arrest of other dissidents. He was told by his Chinese counterpart that “this issue is a rule of law issue, not a human rights issue” and noted that “the Chinese government does not accept outside interference in China’s internal affairs”. Read the cable:http://213.251.145.96/cable/2008/12/08BEIJING4687.html Organisation Help by sharing this informationcenter_img News RSF_en last_img

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