tirsdag 19. september 2017

Has China Really Made Great Progress on Human Rights?

To welcome the incoming 19th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), the Chinese authorities have compiled a book called “China’s New Achievements in Human Rights (2012-2017),” with the preface written by China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi. In the preface, Wang used 3000-plus words to compliment China’s great progress on human rights under the leadership of Chinese president Xi Jinping, who has been in office since 2012. On September 14, the CCP’s mouthpiece People’s Daily published Wang Yi’s preface in full.

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