Friday, 15 November 2019

China envoy threatens Sweden over award to detained writer Gui Minhai

China envoy threatens Sweden over award to detained writer Gui MinhaiChina threatened Sweden with unspecified "counter measures" if its culture minister attends a literary award ceremony on Friday for Gui Minhai, a Swedish citizen who was abducted in Thailand in 2015 and is now in detention in China. The case of Chinese-born Gui Minhai, who studied in Sweden in the 1980s and was based in Hong Kong when he published books critical of China's leaders, has soured relations between Sweden and China.




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