Reporters Without Borders: Cyber-dissident He Depu Begins Third Year in Prison

November 4, 2004

Reporters Without Borders has issued a press release criticizing the continued imprisonment of He Depu, who was arrested on the eve of the 16th Party Congress two years ago for signing an open letter to the Communist Party calling for democratic reforms. RWB's announcement also mentioned six others who signed the letter and were subsequently detained: Zhao Changqing, Sang Jiancheng, Dai Xuezhong, Han Lifa, Jiang Lijun, and Ouyang Yi.