Academics Protest China's Detention Of Japanese

Academics protest China's detention of Japanese

A group of Japanese academics are voicing concern over China's recent detention of one of their colleagues.

Japan's foreign ministry says a man in his 40s was taken into custody last month, while visiting Beijing.

Japan Academics Make Appeal For Tsinghua Professor

Japan academics make appeal for Tsinghua professor

Japanese intellectuals are demanding that a Chinese university end the suspension of a professor who criticized the policy of the Chinese leadership.

Xu Zhangrun, a law professor at Tsinghua University in Beijing, was suspended in March.