China passes a sweeping anti-terror law giving its government controversial new powers

China’s legislature passed a controversial new anti-terrorism law on Sunday (Dec. 27) that critics worry will give the government too much power, The New York Times reports. While the Chinese news media did not publish the law’s text immediately, the draft version worried many, including US President Barack Obama, business groups, and human rights advocates. The […]

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