Some experts had thought the administration of Xi would be less hardline than his predecessors. Instead, critics say Xi has presided over a clamp down that has moved beyond the targeting of dissidents calling for political change.
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West criticizes and China defends its rights record
TURNING A DEAF EAR:Activists were disappointed that China responded to criticism at the UN Human Rights Council by saying it was based on prejudices
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