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Islamic radicals in Makassar tell Protestant church it does not have the right to a building permit
Ethnic Toraja attend the parish church. Pastor says it has “proper papers” and saw the mayor visit.
Woman fired and deported because she is a member of Falun Gong
Ms Nie Ge was granted a work permit after she had landed a job with a Singapore hotel. With no advance notice, the authorities told her that the permit was revoked and that she had seven days to leave the country.
Islamic extremists attack bars and hotels for “violating the sanctity of Ramadan”
In Bogor yesterday a mob of extremists smashed up coffee shops and small hotels they accuse of promoting prostitution. Police says it won’t allow a repeat of the incidents, calling on the government to ban the activities of radical groups like the Islam Defenders Front.
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Thousands of people without identity or rights
They are children of residents of the region who were not granted a residence permit for bureaucratic reasons. They live in the shadows to avoid expulsion, hoping for an amnesty amid indifference.
Wen Jiabao urges everyone to speak the truth, but the police arrests those who do
The prime speaks again about political reforms, urging people to “speak the truth” and fight the country’s moral decline. However, anyone who dares criticise the government is arrested by police. For experts, Wen’s position is “ironic and tragic” because he cannot bring about any change.
Crackdown against dissidents continues after Liu Xiaobo Nobel
Police keeps activists and bloggers under house arrest, shuts down unwelcome websites. Liu’s wife Xia appears but only on Twitter. Veteran dissidents Bao Tong and Deng Zilin disappear.
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