By Joseph Campbell

Amid protests, China dog-meat festival gets low-key opening

By Joseph Campbell YULIN, China (Reuters) - China's southern city of Yulin began its annual dog meat festival on Tuesday despite opposition from animal rights activists, as residents complained of new government measures to keep the...

Tuesday, June 21, 2016, 4:48 PM

China rights lawyer faces fraud trial in Beijing amid crackdown

By Joseph Campbell BEIJING (Reuters) - A well-known Chinese civil rights lawyer went on trial for fraud on Friday, an attorney with knowledge of the case said, the latest trial in a far-reaching crackdown on political dissent. Xia Lin was...

Friday, June 17, 2016, 3:40 PM