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World reacts with praise, sadness to Liu death

Jul 14, 2017 - 9:54 AM

Chinese Nobel peace laureate Liu Xiaobo s death brings criticism for Chinese authorities who refused international pleas to let him receive treatment abroad

IN MEMORY OF. A man writes a message and holds a portrait outside the Chinese Liaison Office of Hong Kong after the death of Chinese Noble laureate Liu Xiaobo, in Hong Kong on July 13, 2017. Photo by Isaac Lawrence/AFP

Beijing faces backlash after dissident Liu Xiaobo dies in custody

Jul 13, 2017 - 9:47 PM

3rd UPDATE Liu s death puts China in dubious company as he became the first Nobel Peace Prize laureate to die in custody since German pacifist Carl von Ossietzky in 1938

NOBEL LAUREATE. This file photo taken on March 14, 2005 shows 2010 Nobel peace laureate Liu Xiaobo in Guangzhou in southern China. Liu family photo/AFP