Controversial clandestine unit sows fear as Beijing's anti-corruption sweep rolls up dissidents outside the nation's borders
The government group will work toward ending conflict in the state and helping its impoverished residents.
Freed three years ago after serving a 21-year term, he is seized by police at midnight in Tibet's capital Lhasa.
Their protest follows 15 years of frustrated appeals to halt mining operations on a sacred mountain.
Patigul Ghulam, detained after discussing her son’s case with RFA in 2014, was accused of leaking state secrets.
Reports that a detained legal assistant has been sexually assaulted in detention have yet to be confirmed, as her lawyers have been denied meetings with her.
Relatives of those who died in the June 4, 1989 crackdown are placed under tight surveillance.
Sichuan-based teahouse-owner Fu Hailu and poet Ma Qing are detained after the commemorative tipple is promoted on social media
Jiang Yefei and Dong Guangping were spirited back to China just days ahead of their planned relocation to Canada.