Liu Xiaobo

 
After a nearly a decade of house arrest, freedom for Chinese activist
After a nearly a decade of house arrest, freedom for Chinese activist
Liu Xia, widow of Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, arrived in Germany on Tuesday after more than eight years of house arrest. At 4.49pm, the poet and...
Chinese group awards 'peace prize' ahead of Nobel ceremony
Chinese group awards 'peace prize' ahead of Nobel ceremony
Brushing aside questions over its political motives, a Chinese group awarded its own "peace prize" on Thursday, just a day before the Nobel...
China awards its own 'Nobel'
China awards its own 'Nobel'
China will award its answer to the Nobel Peace Prize a day before it is bestowed upon jailed Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, giving the "Confucius...
China slams Nobel committee 'clowns' ahead of ceremony
China slams Nobel committee 'clowns' ahead of ceremony
China unleashed a fresh diatribe on Tuesday ahead of the ceremony honouring Nobel peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, calling the Nobel committee "clowns"...
China still smarting over Liu Nobel
China still smarting over Liu Nobel
China said on Thursday it was difficult to maintain "friendly relations" with Norway, following the Oslo-based Nobel committee's decision to award...
With Suu Kyi free, China's Liu is only jailed laureate
With Suu Kyi free, China's Liu is only jailed laureate
China is now the only country to detain a Nobel Peace Prize laureate after Burma released Aung San Suu Kyi, but experts say the unwonted limelight...
China asks Japan not to attend Nobel peace award
China asks Japan not to attend Nobel peace award
China has asked Japan not to attend a Nobel Peace Prize ceremony honouring Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, Japan's foreign minister said, in a move...
Liu Xiaobo stands for war, not peace
Liu Xiaobo stands for war, not peace
Few, if any, African states have congratulated Liu Xiaobo, the 2010 winner of the Nobel peace prize. Whatever their motives in not doing so,...
Tutu, Havel urge China to free Nobel winner
Tutu, Havel urge China to free Nobel winner
Archbishop Desmond Tutu and former Czech president Vaclav Havel joined forces on Friday in urging China to free jailed Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu...
West fails to understand China
West fails to understand China
China's rise was never going to be entirely peaceful. But recent disputes pitting Beijing against its neighbours and against Washington and Europe...
China under fresh pressure over jailed Nobel laureate
China under fresh pressure over jailed Nobel laureate
China faced fresh criticism on Thursday over its angry reaction to dissident Liu Xiaobo's Nobel Prize, with Norway calling it "inappropriate" and...
US urges China to let Nobel winner's wife move freely
US urges China to let Nobel winner's wife move freely
The US embassy in Beijing urged China on Tuesday to lift any restrictions on the wife of jailed dissident Liu Xiaobo, the winner of the Nobel Peace...

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