Monthly Archives: 三月 2011

ICPC Statement to Protest Severe Sentence of Writer Liu Xianbin

Press Release
March 25 2011
 
ICPC Statement to Protest Severe Sentence of Writer Liu Xianbin
 
Independent Chinese PEN Centre (ICPC) is alarmed to have learnt that Mr. Liu Xianbin, a honorary member and a recipient of its 2010 Liu Xiaobo Courage to Write Award, has been sentenced this morning by Suining Intermediate People’s Court, Sichuan Province in western China, to 10 years imprisonment with further 2 years and 4 months deprivation of political rights for inciting subversion of the state power after The trial lasted for about 2 hours, including 1 hour and half for the court hearing and half hour for adjournment for the verdict announcement. Continue reading

ICPC Statement on Detention of Zhu Yufu and Mo Jiangang

ICPC Statement on Detention of Zhu Yufu and Mo Jiangang
March 7, 2011

The Independent Chinese PEN Center (ICPC) strongly protests against the detention of its members, Zhu Yufu in Zhejiang Provice and Mo Jiangang in Guizhou Provice. Continue reading