Germany's Merkel urges China to uphold human rights in Hong Kong
Wednesday, 11 September 2019 China's economic rise brings an increased responsibility for Beijing on the world stage, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told lawmakers on Wednesday, adding that she had told Chinese leaders last week that upholding human rights was indispensable.
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Amnesty International is urging Hong Kong authorities to launch a prompt and thorough investigation into a brutal attack on human rights defender Jimmy Sham, one... WorldNews Also reported by •Seattle Times