The state-run Xinhua News Agency later carried a report saying that awarding Liu Xiaobo the prize “defiles” (褻瀆) Alfred Nobel's purpose of creating this prize and "may harm China-Norway relations".
Despite being blocked to discuss the news in forums based in the Mainland China, the term defile has stirred up an internet meme in China and has been used to satirize the government's response.
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