China Releases Some Political ‘Dissidents’ Not Catholic Clergy

AsiaNews: The Chinese government has started to release pro-democracy dissidents from the “re-education through labor” camps (laojiao). The releases were made ahead of the end of their sentences, but Catholic priests and bishops remain in the communist regime’s labor camps. AsiaNews sources have repeatedly stated that, with the reform of the system, they should be allowed home as soon as possible. Read more here.