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from 15.10.2010

Süddeutsche Zeitung 09.10.2010

With the award of the Nobel Peace Prize for Liu Xiaobo, Alex Rühle describes how China silences its writers. Locking them up in prison is an exception to the rule. The censors generally refer other means: "Newspaper editors are punished, publishing companies and media outlets are closed. ...

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