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IPAC Statement on Attempts to Implicate Secretariat Members in the Trial of Jimmy Lai

The Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China (IPAC) strongly condemns attempts to implicate members of its secretariat in the sham trial of UK citizen Jimmy Lai.  The naming of IPAC executive director Luke de Pulford and IPAC’s Japan director, Shiori Yamao (now Kanno), together with other human rights defenders as “co-conspirators” in Mr Lai’s trial is an […]

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IPAC China Lexicon

The IPAC Lexicon is a public resource designed for IPAC members and their staff to quickly reference and understand key terms, phrases and slogans commonly used in discussing China.  Developed with the input of experts from across the network and beyond, entries are designed to be easily accessible and cover a wide breadth of understanding, […]

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IPAC Prague Summit 2023 Communique

Over the past two days, IPAC legislators gathered at the Czech Chamber of Deputies and Senate in Prague to discuss democratic strategies in response to the multiple challenges posed by the Chinese Communist Party to the international rules-based order, global peace and stability, and freedom and democracy.    IPAC’s Third Annual Summit was hosted by Czech […]

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Statement on HKSAR Arrest Warrants for Eight Exiled Human Rights Defenders

Today the Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China (IPAC) learned with dismay that arrest warrants had been issued by the Hong Kong National Security Police for eight human rights defenders. The news confirms fears of Hongkongers abroad and represents a dangerous escalation in Beijing’s global war on dissent. IPAC repudiates accusations of “collusion with foreign forces”, (incitement […]

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