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CNN: Chinese Dissident Says U.S. Let Him Down

The twisting tale of Chinese dissident and activist Chen Guangcheng’s refuge in the U.S. embassy in Beijing just keeps getting more complicated. Adding to the already divergent versions of events given by Chen and U.S. officials, Chen said, in CNN correspondent Stan Grant’s words, he “feels he’s been let down by the United States.” Chen [...]
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Will America Help Chen Guangcheng, or is it all just Talk?

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

Beijing (CNN) -- The Chinese activist who left the refuge of the U.S. Embassy in Beijing said Thursday that he regrets the move and now wants U.S. officials to help get him and his family to the United States. "I want them to protec... Read Post

Blind Chinese activist Chen tells Congress he's 'not a hero'

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (3 years ago)

Chen Guangcheng, the Chinese dissident who made headlines earlier this month after escaping house arrest and seeking refuge at the U.S. embassy in Beijing, called into a congressional hearing today to tell the American people, “I am... Read Post

Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng left U.S. Embassy after threat

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

Beijing (CNN) -- Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng left the U.S. Embassy in Beijing under duress Wednesday, a friend of the activist's told CNN, contradicting reports that he departed of his own volition. Zeng Jinyan, a close friend ... Read Post

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