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Hundreds of demonstrators, including prominent lawmakers, were arrested at a peaceful sit-in in Hong Kong early Wednesday, following a huge rally calling for democracy in the Chinese territory.
edition.cnn.com/2014/07/01/world/asia/hong-kong-democracy-protests/
 1263    366       # democracy # China
Animals Asia is a Hong Kong based charity, dedicated to ending cruelty and restoring respect for all animals in Asia. Projects include: rescue of 500 farmed bears in China to end bear farming forever, finding solutions to end dog and cat eating...
www.animalsasia.org
 1868    349       # animal welfare # Asia # non profit
The practice of feeding predatory carnivores in zoos and wildlife parks live "prey", has been discontinued in most countries for many years. In China, however, it is still widely practiced today.
www.animalsasia.org/index.php?UID=2B7EAV9Q4WC
 1862    240       # abuse # animal welfare # China
Despite the huge health risks they create, these practices are deeply embedded in rural Chinese life. The wild animals that mix with more common livestock — poultry, swine, and seafood — form a deadly combination.
https://www.nationalreview.com/2020/03/the-chinese-wild-animal-industry-and-wet-markets-must-go/
 581    233       # China # markets # deadly
Industries in north-eastern China have released large quantities of an ozone-depleting gas into the atmosphere in violation of an international treaty, according to scientists..
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2019/05/23/china-factories-releasing-thousands-tonnes-illegal-ozone-depleting/
 987    204       # China # environment # planet
The U.S. Department of Agriculture gave four Chinese companies approval to export cooked poultry products to the United States. Are our representatives also fully cooked in China before taking office on Capitol Hill?
money.cnn.com/2014/11/07/news/chinese-chickens/
 1623    155       # failure # government # jokes
Chinese demand for rosewood—trafficked more than ivory, rhino horn, and pangolin scales—is fueling a crisis in Guatemala's forests. The same thing is happening in several African countries. A task for the West and the U.N., perhaps?
https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2019/08/guatemala-fight-against-rosewood-trafficking/
 509    113       # deforestation # destruction # China
Foreigners from a range of countries who can document clean bills of health are being denied entry to places of business and other facilities simply because they are foreigners.
https://www.yahoo.com/news/world-awaking-ugly-realities-chinese-103041415.html
 418    81       # China # government # discrimination
The growing appetite for seafood among Chinese consumers, growth rate of 6 percent p/yr between 1990 and 2010, accounts for 34 percent of all fish consumed every year. By 2030 Chinese consumption is expected to grow by another 30 percent.
https://youtu.be/GTk6B9FuH9w
 148    36       # illegal # fishing # China
The Mekong is a river in mainland China and Indochina. It is the world's 10th longest river. Its estimated length is 4909 km (3050 mi), and it drains an area of 795,000 km2 (307,000 sq mi), discharging 475 km3 (114 cu mi) of water annually.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mekong
 2132    35       # Mekong # rivers # world
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