Yuan Weijing

Attempted Visits to Chen Guangcheng Surge

The New York Times’ Andrew Jacobs reports on the gathering momentum of efforts to visit civil rights activist Chen Guangcheng and his family, who have been held under house arrest since Chen’s release from prison in...

News on Chen Guangcheng's House Arrest

Catherine Yeung has translated reports on the situation of legal activist Chen Guangcheng and his family, who have been isolated under house arrest since Chen’s release from prison last September. I have recently received,...

China Dissident’s Wife Appeals For End To Harassment

From Reuters: The wife of a blind, jailed Chinese rights activist has appealed to President Hu Jintao to end official harassment of her family, saying she cannot wait for the Olympics to end. Yuan Weijing’s husband, Chen...

Wife Of Blind Activist Says She Was Dragged Off Bus In Eastern China – AP

From IP, via International Herald Tribune: The wife of an imprisoned blind Chinese activist said Saturday she was dragged off a bus to stop her from traveling to Beijing to speak out on his behalf. Yuan Weijing said she was on a bus from Shandong province in eastern China on Friday when it stopped and […]



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