Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo

China hits back at criticism over Nobel laureate's death

China lashes out at international criticism after it denied Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo's dying wish to leave the country and faced pressure to set the democracy champion's widow free.

July 15, 2017
July 15, 2017

Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo's ashes scattered in sea

The ashes of China's late Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo are scattered in the sea after a controversial funeral, as his friends worried about the fate of the democracy advocate's widow.

July 14, 2017
July 14, 2017

China hits back at criticism over Nobel laureate's death

China lashes out at international criticism after it denied Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo's dying wish to leave the country and faced pressure to set the democracy champion's widow free.

July 12, 2017
July 12, 2017

Chinese Nobel laureate's breathing fails: Hospital

China's cancer-stricken Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo suffers respiratory failure as his condition worsens, his hospital says, as Germany offers to host him and rights groups decry the lack of independent information.

June 27, 2017
June 27, 2017

China rejects US criticism over Nobel laureate's treatment

China rejects criticism over its treatment of cancer-stricken Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo after the United States urged Beijing to give the paroled activist freedom to move and choose his own doctors.