China's Chen says officials launch crazed reprisals on family




 
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China's Chen says officials launch crazed reprisals on family
 
May 10th, 2012  
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China's Chen says officials launch crazed reprisals on family
BEIJING (Reuters) - Blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng and a family lawyer have accused local officials of detaining two of his relatives and hounding and harassing others in revenge for his recent escape from house arrest and for sparking an international furor. Chen, whose escape last month caused embarrassment for China and led to a diplomatic crisis in U.S.-Sino relations, said a sister-in-law and nephew had both been detained, though the lawyer added that Chen's sister-in-law had since been released. ...




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