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Censorship Instructions During China's “Two Sessions”

Written by Abby Liu On 9 March 2014 @ 7:39 am | No Comments

In China, Chinese, East Asia, English, Freedom of Speech, Media & Journalism, Quick Reads

Chinese government has issued censorship [1] instructions during the “Two Sessions [2]” to Chinese media. The instructions, which have been leaked and distributed online, include: Do not report hearsay concerning high-level cadres, such as the news on March 2 about Zhou Yongkang [3]; Keep a reliable handle on the developments in Ukraine. CHINA DIGITAL TIMES [4] has translated the instructions into English. 

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[1] censorship: http://chinadigitaltimes.net/china/censorship/

[2] Two Sessions: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/special/2014-03/02/c_133153984.htm

[3] news on March 2 about Zhou Yongkang: https://globalvoicesonline.org/2014/03/03/tale-of-chinas-zhou-yongkang-wont-be-swept-under-rug-after-all/

[4] CHINA DIGITAL TIMES: http://chinadigitaltimes.net/2014/03/stories-watch-two-sessions/

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