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Chinese Billionaire Activist's Confession and Release

Written by Oiwan Lam On 24 January 2014 @ 10:25 am | No Comments

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Chinese billionaire activist Wang Gongquan, who was arrested and detained for more than 4 months, was released on bail after making “confessions” that he and another citizen right activist Xu Zhiyong had organized and incited criminal activities to assemble a crowd to disrupt order in public space. Offbeat China has the story.


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