Speculation over Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo’s condition as Xi Jinping heads to G20 summit

Speculation has arisen over the condition of Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, who is ill with terminal cancer. China has faced international calls to release Liu after news broke at the end of June that he was given medical parole. Nationalistic tabloid the Global Times reported on Friday that Liu’s abdominal swelling has worsened, citing information from […]