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Apr 28, 2017
Chinese court sentences rights lawyer Li Heping in secret trialBeijing: China sentenced a prominent human rights lawyer to a three-year suspended sentence following a secret trial, raising concerns the country is moving to further reduce transparency in high-profile, politically sensitive cases.
Aug 03, 2013
Human rights at historic best, says China after being criticised by USRights watchers have been alarmed by the targeting of relatives of high-profile dissidents.
Jun 17, 2013
Chinese activist Guangcheng says he's being forced out by NYUChinese dissident Chen Guangcheng, who was allowed to travel to the US after escaping from house arrest, said Monday that New York University is forcing him and his family to leave at the end of this month because of pressure from the Chinese government.
Dec 03, 2012
Blind Chinese activist asks Xi to follow Myanmar reform pathBlind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng has urged Communist Party chief and president-in-waiting Xi Jinping to follow Myanmar's model of reform or risk a violent political transition.
Aug 02, 2012
Blind dissident Chinese lawyer Chen welcomed to USCongressional leaders united in welcoming dissident Chinese lawyer Chen Guangcheng, whose case has sparked a diplomatic crisis between Washington and Beijing.
May 20, 2012
Blind Chinese dissident reaches New York, thanks US, China govtsBlind Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng, who was at the centre of a recent Sino-US diplomatic row, said he was thankful that Beijing had dealt with the situation with "restraint and calm" as he arrived in the US with his family.
May 21, 2012
Blind Chinese activist Chen arrives in New YorkChen escaped from house arrest in northeastern China last month and sought refuge in the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, embarrassing China and creating an uncomfortable backdrop for U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's visit to improve ties between the world's two biggest economies.
May 20, 2012
China's blind justice system was inspiration for dissident ChenFor Chen, his extraordinary achievements over the past month - from his escape from house arrest in April to his dramatic arrival in the United States at the weekend - came from a lifetime of learning to defy the odds.
May 04, 2012
China's Chen appeals to Congress, wants to 'rest' in the USBlind Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng made a dramatic plea for US protection in a cellphone call to a congressional hearing from his hospital bed in Beijing, raising pressure on President Barack Obama over his administration's handling of the case.
May 03, 2012
US says it's still trying to help blind Chinese dissident lawyerUS officials said Thursday they are still trying to help a blind Chinese activist who says he fears for his family's safety, and denied he was pressured to leave the American Embassy to resettle inside China.