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Monthly Archives: December 2019

U.S.-China Bilateral Relations: The Lessons of History

A Speech by Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs David R. Stilwell U.S.-China Bilateral Relations: The Lessons of History December 13, 2019 Bonnie Glaser: Good afternoon, everyone. I’m Bonnie Glaser. I’m director of the China Power Project here at CSIS. Thank you all for coming today. We’re privileged to have the Assistant Secretary of State, David Stilwell, to give a speech today. Assistant Secretary Stilwell assumed the post of the Assistant Secretary of State for the, […]

The number of journalists jailed for their work is near record highs

London (CNN Business)At least 250 journalists were in jail in relation to their work as of December 1, nonprofit group the Committee to Protect Journalists said Wednesday, naming China, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Egypt the biggest jailers of journalists. The group found that the majority were imprisoned on “anti-state charges.” In a new report, the Committee to Protect Journalists found that the number of journalists charged with “false news” rose this year, with 30 in jail in 2019, compared with […]