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Protestors march against China deals

National News // March 12, 2018

More than 3,000 people demonstrated in Geneva on Saturday, protesting Switzerland’s closer relationship with China.

Pixabay Protestors march against China deals

Members of the Tibetan community are particularly concerned as they say new trading agreements make no mention of human rights.

They say their rights to free movement and protest are being curtailed in Switzerland due to the closer relationship. They’re having problems getting travel documents as some are rejected by Chinese authorities and Swiss police restrict anti-China demonstrations – as they did during a state visit by China last year.


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