China peeved as Hillary Clinton denounces women's detention

April 7, 2015 8:29 AM

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China peeved as Hillary Clinton denounces women's detention

BEIJING (Reuters) - China called on other countries on Tuesday to respect its judicial sovereignty after U.S. former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton denounced as "inexcusable" the detention of five women activists.

China has previously rejected calls from Britain and the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations to release the women activists, who had planned to demonstrate against sexual harassment on public transport.

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