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China’s Dazzling Escape Plans

3 years agoNews : The Daily Beast

Political activist Chen Gaungcheng’s escape from China recalls a time when Operation Yellowbird helped hundreds of dissidents escape.
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Prominent law professor disputes NYU 'booted' Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng

News : BlogPost (2 years ago)

Jerome Cohen, a New York University law professor who was closely involved in arranging Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng's escape from house arrest in China to the U.S., where he was granted a special scholarship at NYU law, says th... Read Post

Northern Ireland – China relations and human rights

News : Slugger O'Toole (3 years ago)

China’s persecution of ’barefoot lawyer’ activist Chen Gaungcheng continues to cast a long, dark shadow across the two-day visit of US Scretary of State Hillary Clinton. The BBC reports a senior US diplomat: The United States believ... Read Post

Fears grow for detained female Chinese activist who helped blind 'barefoot lawyer' Chen Guangcheng escape house arrest

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

Concern is growing for the safety of a courageous Chinese activist who was detained after helping a blind dissident escape house arrest. Human rights campaigners believe He Peirong was arrested for her involvement in the plot which ... Read Post

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