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In Full: ‘No enemies, no hatred’ – Liu Xiaobo’s ‘final statement’ to a Chinese court

In 2009, pro-democracy scholar Liu Xiaobo gave his final statement to a Chinese court. After reading for 14 minutes, he was forced to stop by the judge. Liu was jailed for 11 years for “subversion” after he co-wrote the Charter 08 manifesto calling for constitutional reforms in China. The full statement was translated and read out in […]