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Human rights lawyers targeted in ‘unprecedented’ crackdown

China has launched an ongoing attack on the country’s human rights lawyers, arresting at least 23 legal professionals and summoning scores more “for tea” with security services. More than 100 people have been targeted in the nationwide crackdown, according to a list compiled by the China Human Rights Lawyer Concern Group (CHRLCG). The Hong Kong-based NGO said they gathered the […]