(縣級行政區). The third level of the administrative division of China. Apart from minor regional variations, it includes units called county (縣), autonomous county (自治縣), county-level city (縣級市), district (市轄區).« Back to Glossary Index
The Order of the Solar Temple. 9. Learning from the Tragedy
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How a Kazakh Critic of China Became an Asylum Seeker in the Netherlands
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Xinjiang’s Killing Fields: A Uyghur Scholar Who Survived Speaks
It is not about “re-education” only. Prisoners in the camps are routinely murdered.
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Taiwan should be commended for celebrating every year the rule of law. Now, it should apply it to Tai Ji Men.