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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  • China to restrict secret detentions _ on paper
    Police have increasingly used the tactic over the past year to detain activist lawyers ... and have frequently used charges of endangering national security against dissidents. There are two relevant articles in the law that deal with notifying families ...
    03/7/2012 - 6:18 pm | View Link
  • China To Restrict Secret Detentions _ On Paper
    Police have increasingly used the tactic over the past year to detain activist lawyers ... within 24 hours except when the families cannot be reached. Dissidents detained under this kind of residential surveillance are often put in suburban hotels or ...
    03/7/2012 - 5:05 pm | View Link
  • China expands extrajudicial methods against dissidents
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    02/18/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • China’s Intimidation of Dissidents Said to Persist After Prison
    Euphemistically known as “ruanjin,” or soft detention, Mr. Chen’s house arrest is an increasingly common tactic ... an effort to force them onto the streets. “Making lawyers disappear and subjecting dissidents to constant harassment makes it ...
    02/16/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • China’s censors tackle and trip over the Internet
    The fault lies with China’s censors — who are increasingly a model for countries around ... and the jailing of prominent dissidents who used the Internet to spread their views. The departure of Google’s search engine in March only capped months ...
    04/8/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Political abuse of psychiatry in the Soviet Union ...
    There was systematic political abuse of psychiatry in the Soviet Union, based on the interpretation of political opposition or dissent as a psychiatric problem. It ...
    10/5/2015 - 12:55 am | View Website
  • Repression in China and Its Consequences in Xinjiang
    Repression in China and Its Consequences in Xinjiang. Kilic Kanat . A series of violent incidents in China ...
    10/4/2015 - 4:41 pm | View Website
  • Second Sino-Japanese War
    The chaotic situation in China provided excellent opportunities for Japanese expansionism. Japan saw Manchuria as a limitless supply of raw materials, a market for ...
    10/4/2015 - 3:26 am | View Website
  • China Aid
    His arrival coincides with a nationwide police operation targeting human rights lawyers across China that has seen hundreds detained and many held in secret locations ...
    10/3/2015 - 4:13 pm | View Website
  • Can Google Beat China?
    There are a variety of techniques that dissidents can use to evade the censors, ranging from obvious things like encryption to assorted anonymous ...
    10/1/2015 - 4:44 pm | View Website
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