China urges ‘some people’ to stop ‘malicious hyping’ and ‘politicisation’ of tennis star Peng Shuai

China’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday that “some people” should stop “malicious propaganda” and “politicization” of tennis star Peng Shuai’s issue, as foreign governments and organizations continue to raise questions about his well-being. The whereabouts of former couple world number one Peng became a matter of international concern for nearly three weeks after she posted … Read more

Chinese writer jailed for Wuhan coverage ‘can’t survive’

A civilian journalist jailed for coverage of China’s initial response to Covid in Wuhan is near death after going on a hunger strike, her family said, prompting renewed calls from rights groups for her immediate release. inspired to. A former lawyer, 38-year-old Zhang Zhan, traveled to Wuhan in February 2020 to report on the chaos … Read more