China publishes report on human rights in the United States
China has responded to criticism and American strains on the situation of human rights in the country by publishing a report on human rights in the United States.
China’s report entitled “The State of Human Rights the United States in 2012 “ was published by the Information Office of the Council of State Affairs, China’s central government in response to the 2012 Report on the situation of human rights in the world, published by the U.S.
Department of State.supports China in the report that there are serious issues concerning human rights in the United States that generate criticism from the international community, while the United States consider themselves to be ” judge of human rights in the world. ” “As in previous years’ reports, it is filled with criticism and irresponsible remarks on the situation of human rights in more than 190 countries and regions, including China “ , China said in its report. “However, the United States turned a blind eye to their plight of human rights and state never do.”
Strengthening surveillance of citizens and Civil Rights policies of the U.S. citizens were more restricted by the government, the report says. The U.S. government continues to strengthen surveillance of ordinary Americans, limiting and reducing to a very large extent the freedom of society and seriously interfere with the freedom of citizens, according to the report. U.S. Congress in 2012 passed a law that allows the government to wiretap and monitor electronic communications without a warrant.
National Security Agency collection so “significant and systematic” purely domestic communications of Americans, intercepting and storing 1.7 billion e-mails, phone calls and other types of communication, the report said. Police also often abuse their power, resulting in an increase in complaints and charges for violation of civil rights. The number of women victims of domestic violence and sexual assault is increasing in the United States.