Chinese state media deny torture of ex-U.K. consulate staff member

China’s ruling Communist Party’s newspaper published surveillance videos Thursday which it said prove the guilt and voluntary confession of a former British Consulate employee in Hong Kong who was detained for 15 days on a charge of soliciting prostitution. CBC | World News

China says British consulate staffer to be detained 15 days

A British consulate staffer is being detained by China for 15 days of ‘administrative detention’ for breaking Chinese law, as Hong Kong people protest signs that China is extending its judicial reach into the semi-autonomous region. CBC | World News