The World from Berlin Execution Underscores 'China's Contempt for the West'

Coming on the heels of its efforts to derail climate change talks in Copenhagen and the stiff prison sentence handed over to a political dissident popular in the West, German newspapers see the handling of the prosecution and execution of a British citizen in China as the latest example of the country's "immature" behavior on the global political stage.
Chinese justice officials executed British national Akmal Shaikh using a lethal injection on Tuesday.

Chinese justice officials executed British national Akmal Shaikh using a lethal injection on Tuesday.

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-- Daryl Lindsey