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Bookseller Abducted Twice By Chinese Police Wins 'Freedom To Publish' Award

"Recently in the news again for a reported state abduction from a Chinese train, publisher and bookseller Gui Minhai has been named the recipient of the 2018 Prix Voltaire from the International Publishers Association.... The Prix Voltaire honors the struggles faced by those in international book publishing who have, in many cases, endured serious […]
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