Chen Guangcheng

Blind Activist Chen Can Apply to Study Abroad, Chinese Foreign Ministry Says
May 4th, 2012

China says prominent dissident Chen Guangcheng can apply to study abroad, potentially indicating a way out of the diplomatic crisis with the US over him.

Chinese Dissident Released From U.S. Embassy, Pleads to Leave China
May 3rd, 2012

The Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng left American custody under disputed circumstances on Wednesday, and what briefly looked like a deft diplomatic achievement for Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton turned into a potential debacle.

Chinese Dissident Chen Guangcheng Not Seeking Asylum But Remains in U.S. Embassy in Beijing
April 29th, 2012

Chinese rights activist Chen Guangcheng is in the US embassy in Beijing but is not seeking asylum, fellow dissident Hu Jia says.