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Jailed Chinese dissident writer Yang Tongyan dies whilst on medical parole – Amnesty Int’l

Jailed dissident writer Yang Tongyan has passed away while on medical parole, according to Amnesty International and a friend of Yang’s family speaking to HKFP. Yang, who is also known by his pen name Yang Tianshui, was serving a 12-year prison sentence for “subversion of state power.” He is known for writings critical of the […]