China: Seven years after his arrest PEN writers urge China to release Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Liu Xiaobo and wife Liu Xia
8 December 2015 – Today marks the seventh anniversary of the arrest of Nobel Peace Laureate and former president of the Independent Chinese PEN Centre Liu Xiaobo. As writers, PEN members and supporters, we stand in continued solidarity with Liu Xiaobo and his wife, the artist and poet Liu Xia, who has been under an illegal house arrest for more than five years. – See more at: http://www.pen-international.org/newsitems/china-seven-years-after-his-arrest-pen-writers-urge-china-to-release-nobel-peace-prize-laureate-liu-xiaobo-and-wife-liu-xia/#sthash.uvDpoCcs.dpuf”
If China wants to be a major player, they must end human rights abuses like this, get out of Tibet and drop its claims to half the ocean on its side of the world. This is rogue nation style behavior and cannot be tolerated from a major nation.