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Huawei row: China formally arrests Canada detainees

Huawei row: China formally arrests Canada detainees

Image copyright AFP Image caption Michael Spavor (L) and Michael Kovrig have been held since December After months in detention, China has formally arrested two Canadians accused of espionage.Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor were taken into custody last December, shortly after Canada arrested Huawei chief Meng Wanzhou on behalf of the US.They have been accused…
China’s LGBT community forced to take step back

China’s LGBT community forced to take step back

Fri, May 17, 2019 - Page 6  AFP, BEIJING A gay student stands in front of rainbow blinds in Beijing on Friday last week.Photo: AFP China’s LGBT community has had a tough year: Censors have shut down social media forums, news media have curbed coverage of gay issues and online shops have removed rainbow-themed products.The…