onsdag 17. februar 2016

China Hates That the Road By Its U.S. Embassy Could Be Named After a Top Dissident

On Friday, the U.S. Senate voted to rename Washington’s International Place as Liu Xiaobo Plaza. He is, by official Chinese accounts, a “convicted criminal.” But if the U.S. Senate has its way, the thoroughfare outside the Chinese embassy in Washington, D.C., will be renamed in honor of Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, the only Nobel Peace Prize laureate currently in prison. Read more