Tag Archive: China Protests

China migrant workers’ protests reach third day

About 1,000 protesters set fire to cars and damaged government buildings on Sunday night near the city in China’s manufacturing heartland, reports said. Police reportedly fired tear gas and deployed armoured vehicles. The… Continue reading

Massive Protests Planned for China and Washington March 6th

February 28, 2011: China’s defense spending is believed to be over $100 billion a year, and it has more than doubled in the last decade. This has triggered an arms race with its… Continue reading

China warns foreign media not to cover protests

BEIJING — Chinese police are further intensifying pressure on foreign reporters, warning them to stay away from spots designated for Middle East-inspired protests and threatening them with expulsion or a revoking of their… Continue reading

China protest call smothered in police blanket

BEIJING/SHANGHAI — An online call for anti-government protests across China on Sunday instead brought an emphatic show of force by police determined to deter any buds of the kind of unrest that has… Continue reading