» 07/07/2017, 10.01
Doctors tell Liu Xiaobo's family to prepare for his death
Treatment against liver cancer interrupted, in preference of palliative care. The invitation from specialists from the United States and Germany halted over bureaucratic issues. Liu's friends suspect that authorities want to let him die.
27/06/2017 09:24:00 CHINA
'Too late' to cure Liu Xiaobo, it’s terminal cancer
Liu Xia, the wife of the great dissident, says any cure is now useless. The US Commission on China asks Liu Xiaobo be transferred to the United States for medical treatment. According to prison authorities, a team of eight doctors are watching over the Nobel Laureate’s Health. The accusation: he was allowed access to treatment too late.
26/07/2017 13:46:00 CHINA
Bao Tong: Liu Xiaobo was a great Chinese patriot
The great statesman talks about his friendship with the great dissident, who was left to die of cancer by the authorities. Liu’s peaceful and non-violent proposals in the 2008 manifesto are almost all already in the Chinese constitution; yet Liu was convicted for "subverting state power". Bao proposes the nationalisation of the army and federalism.
08/07/2017 12:24:00 HONG KONG - CHINA
Hong Kong Christians pray for Liu Xiaobo and his wife. Cardinal Zen: Tell the truth like him
A vigil of almost 300 Catholics and Protestants for the great dissident who is dying from terminal cancer liver cancer and for his wife. Liu is "China's Conscience." Cardinal Zen: He is like a prophet of the Old Testament. Rev Wu: His writings are full of Christian values. Postcards to sign and send to the Liu family: "Xiaobo, we are with you".
05/07/2017 09:38:00 CHINA
Foreign Doctors invited to China to treat 'subversive' Nobel Peace Laureate, Liu Xiaobo
Medical experts from the United States and Germany. Hopes that the dissident can be brought abroad for treatment. Open letter to the G20 leaders to press Xi Jinping, who will be present at the Hamburg meeting. Visitors to the hospital could not find the patient.
03/07/2017 13:15:00 CHINA
Bao Tong: China’s government is responsible of medical neglect in Liu Xiaobo’s case
For the great statesman, prison authorities deliberately overlooked the seriousness of the illness for a long time, which makes it a "deliberate homicide". Bao and other friends call on Xi Jinping to grand Liu Xiaobo a pardon. But for the Global Times, Liu still has to complete his sentence because he is a "subversive."
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