Imprisoned Chinese Lawyer Yu Wensheng Honored with International Human Rights Award

Xu Yan, wife of human rights lawyer Yu Wensheng.

Xu Yan, wife of human rights lawyer Yu Wensheng, in front of the Xuzhou City Detention Center on October 30, 2019. Xu holds a piece of paper with the date of Yu's birthday on November 11 which marked 680 days under detention in Xuzhou. (Image: Nicolas Asfouri / AFP via Getty Images)

Investigator of China’s Forced Organ Harvesting Honored With Human Rights Award

David Matas and human rights award.

Human rights lawyer David Matas has been awarded the first-ever Global Humanitarian Leader of the Year award by the human rights group Canadians in Support of Refugees in Dire Need. (Image: via David Matas)