Wife to visit Taiwan human rights worker in China jail next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China has given the green light to Lee Ching-yu (李淨瑜) for a visit next week to her husband, Taiwanese human rights activist Lee Ming-che (李明哲), who is sitting out a five-y...

U.S. to consider action on behalf of Taiwan human rights worker jailed in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – If China does not respond, the United States will consider taking further action on behalf of jailed Taiwanese human rights activist Lee Ming-che (李明哲), U.S. Ambassador-at...

U.S. Ambassador for Religious Freedom to meet Taiwan President

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) will meet United States Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback at an international forum in Taiwan Monday, according ...

Wife of Taiwan human rights worker jailed in China visits U.S. Congress

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After attending President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address earlier in the week, Lee Ching-yu (李淨瑜), the wife of jailed Taiwanese human rights activist Lee M...

Wife of Taiwanese activist jailed in China attends US State of the Union address

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Lee Jing-yu (李凈瑜), wife of jailed Taiwanese human rights activist Lee Ming-che (李明哲), attended the U.S. State of the Union address on Tuesday during a week-long trip in wh...

Wife of jailed Taiwanese activist to attend Trump address

WASHINGTON (CNA) — Lee Ching-yu (李凈瑜), the wife of a Taiwanese democracy advocate jailed in China, has been invited to attend U.S. President Donald Trump's State of the Union Address on Tues...

Wife of imprisoned Taiwan activist to seek US government's help

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Lee Ching-yu (李凈瑜), wife of Taiwanese democracy advocate Lee Ming-che (李明哲), will visit the United States on Sunday to raise government awareness of the situation regarding her husband...

China bans wife of jailed Taiwan activist from visiting him

BEIJING (AP) — China says it has banned the wife of a Taiwanese human rights activist jailed in China from visiting him for three months due to alleged improper behavior. A statement...

Wife of jailed Taiwanese activist Lee Ming-che denied visitation for 'impeding reformation'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Lee Ching-yu (李凈瑜), the wife of Taiwanese human rights activist Lee Ming-che (李明哲) was told she has been barred from visiting her husband for three months due to violating...

HR activists: Lee Ming-che subject to 'inhumane treatment' by China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Human rights activists calling for the release of pro-democracy NGO worker Lee Ming-che (李明) convened a press conference on Dec. 24, where they announced he had been subje...

Activists want China to free Taiwan human rights worker

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Human rights activists in Taipei demanded the release of Lee Ming-che (李明哲) Wednesday, the first anniversary of a Chinese court sentencing him to five years in prison for ...

China prevents wife from visiting jailed Taiwan rights activist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China has prevented relatives from visiting jailed human rights activist Lee Ming-che (李明哲) for two times running, raising fears about his health, his wife said Saturday. ...

Taiwan rights activist Lee Ming-che's wife says he is being denied correspondence rights by China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The wife of Taiwanese activist Lee Ming-che (李明哲) jailed in China returned to Taipei on Wednesday, March 28, after visiting her husband at the Chishan prison in Hunan for the f...

Taiwan activist's wife vows to keep fighting for his release

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The wife of a Taiwanese human rights activist jailed in China vowed Wednesday to keep fighting for his release after Beijing allowed her to visit him in prison. Lee Ming...

China allows wife of Taiwan activist to visit him in prison

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A Taiwanese human rights group says the wife of a jailed pro-democracy activist will visit him in prison in China this week. The Taiwan Association for Human Ri...