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China detains several for social media posts on deaths of PLA ‘heroes’ at India border

Several Chinese citizens have been detained for making what the authorities deemed to be inappropriate remarks about soldiers who died in a clash at the China-India border last year.At least six have been punished or investigated under a Chinese law passed three years ago that banned acts diminishing “heroes and martyrs”. The law has been criticised as being a means to silence people for questioning the official narrative.It came after China revealed on Friday that four soldiers from its People…


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