China has blasted a report from Human Rights Watch that accused it of constructing a surveillance state at home while seeking to silence critics abroad.
As many as 50% of China's estimated 10 million to 12 million Catholics worship in communities not registered with the Chinese government.
In recent weeks, the Chinese government has intensified rhetoric against Christian churches in Hong Kong, portraying them as part of the “foreign hostile forces” that seek to create political unrest aimed at bringing down China’s one-party rule.
Why we need to uphold our arms control agreement with Russia and take the existential threat of nuclear weapons more seriously.
Taken as a whole, the documents give the most significant description yet of how the mass detention camps work in the words of the Chinese government itself.