US urges Beijing to release jailed citizen journalist Zhang Zhan


The United States on Monday urged Beijing to release jailed citizen journalist Zhang Zhan and expressed concern over her well-being, amid fears by her family that her deteriorating health has left her perilously close to death.Known for her on-the-ground reporting in the epicentre of the coronavirus sudden increase in early 2020, Zhang is currently serving a four-year sentence for “picking quarrels and provoking trouble”, a charge often used by Chinese authorities to punish critics.After beginning an…

Click: See details

Leave a Reply