NOTED CAMPAIGNER AGAINST 'GREAT FIREWALL' DETAINED

China has detained a former journalist who gained prominence after urging the US to help "tear down" Beijing's online censorship regime during a 2014 meeting with top US diplomat John Kerry. Police detained Zhang Jialong Tuesday for "picking quarrels and provoking troubles." "Police came to our...

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