Experts say 2011 has seen a sharp and worrisome increase inside China of a security tactic that a United Nations international convention has sought to outlaw since 2010.

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    Back in March, China Real Time relayed findings from the human rights group Dui Hua Foundation that suggested China’s security forces had taken a savvier, softer-seeming approach to the silencing of dissidents ... theory about an increasingly image ...
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  • Obama’s Cuba Opportunity
    He warned equally against America making ... Cuba; the same poll included a Florida sample that showed 63 percent support for normalization. In response to change in Cuba and in the U.S. electorate, Cuban-American hardliners have adopted the simple tactic ...
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  • China switches tactics, hits activists with common-crime charges
    In June 2013, a directive by China’s national prosecutor’s office asked ... may signal a change in tactics: Political dissidents appear to be increasingly charged with non-ESS crimes, thereby obscuring the political nature of their contested acts ...
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  • Former Vietnamese Official Jailed for Critical Blog Posts
    She said he was well known among anti-China protesters because his younger brother was killed during the 1979 border war with China. Anti-China protesters have increasingly used ... They are treating these dissidents like bowling pins,” said Robertson.
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  • Lip service
    Only then did China welcome him back, at the head of the biggest British trade mission ever to go there. In the circumstances, he could not risk making provocative public ... the majority in China have expanded, dissidents are still persecuted.
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  • Dissident Voice
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  • America, China and the 'new model of great-power relations ...
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  • Protest and dissent in China
    In spite of restrictions on freedom of association and of speech, a wide variety of protests and dissident movements have proliferated in China, particularly in the ...
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  • 2012 Annual Report | Congressional
    Congressional-Executive Commission on China 2012 ANNUAL REPORT Table of Contents I. Executive Summary. Overview . Specific Findings and Recommendations
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  • China
    This article is about the People's Republic of China. For the Republic of China, see Taiwan. For other uses, see China (disambiguation).
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