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China says admonishing doctor and coronavirus whistleblower Li Wenliang was ‘improper,’ calls for punishing local officials

Authorities in Beijing have wrapped up an investigation into the death of Li Wenliang, the doctor who blew the whistle on the coronavirus outbreak, and his admonishment by local law enforcement. The National Supervisory Commission said on Thursday that investigators concluded that local authorities in Wuhan mishandled the situation and […]
China says admonishing doctor and coronavirus whistleblower Li Wenliang was ‘improper,’ calls for punishing local officials
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A Wuhan doctor says Chinese officials silenced her coronavirus warnings in December, costing thousands their lives

Ai Fen, director of Wuhan Central Hospital’s emergency department, shared a diagnostic report with colleagues on WeChat on December 30. She was particularly concerned by the similarities between the new pneumonia-like infection and SARS, she told Chinese magazine, People. A hospital supervisor criticised Ai for “spreading rumours” and forbade her […]
A Wuhan doctor says Chinese officials silenced her coronavirus warnings in December, costing thousands their lives
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At least 5 people in China have disappeared, gotten arrested, or been silenced after speaking out about the coronavirus — here’s what we know about them

Whistleblowers and citizen journalists in China are speaking out against the Chinese Communist Party and President Xi Jinping’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan. Wuhan doctor Li Wenliang contracted the coronavirus after being silenced by local police. He died on February 7. Other citizen journalists and critics […]
At least 5 people in China have disappeared, gotten arrested, or been silenced after speaking out about the coronavirus — here’s what we know about them
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A Chinese citizen journalist who went viral for his reporting on coronavirus from Wuhan has gone missing, and his family says he’s been forcibly quarantined

A Chinese lawyer and citizen journalist has gone missing after his video reports from Wuhan about coronavirus went viral on platforms like Twitter and YouTube. 34-year-old Chen Qiushi previously gained traction on Chinese social media platforms like Weibo for reporting on peaceful protests in Hong Kong, but his Chinese social […]
A Chinese citizen journalist who went viral for his reporting on coronavirus from Wuhan has gone missing, and his family says he’s been forcibly quarantined