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CHINA BLOCKS NEWS OF NOBEL PRIZE AWARDED TO DISSIDENT

October 11, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

China has imposed a total news blackout on the decision of the Nobel committee to award this year’s Peace Prize to imprisoned pro-democracy activist Liu Xiaobo. Western news reports said that state-run television made virtually no mention of the award except in isolated cases in which it quoted a foreign ministry spokesman as saying that […]