'I talked about the persecution of religious minorities'
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Miss World Canada on being denied visa after criticising China human rights record

The Miss World pageant took place in China today without the Canadian contestant.

Anastasia Lin, who was born in China, was crowned Miss World Canada in May. She later appeared before the US Congress where she criticised China's human rights record. She was then denied a Chinese visa.

She told Today about the sensitive issues she brought up at the US Congress.

  • 19 Dec 2015
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