U.s. Diplomat In Beijing As Activist Custody Unknown

Senior U.S. diplomat is in Beijing on a hastily arranged trip as the escape of a blind legal activist could threaten U.S.-China relations.

Topics:  u.s     u.s    u.s    beijing   activist   
  • Activist Says Chinese Authorities Are Assisting His Plans to Go to U.S.
    In a telephone interview from the Beijing hospital room where he is being confined ... His nephew Chen Kegui is now in custody at a local detention center after he resisted intruders who turned out to be police officers pursuing those who might have ...
    05/8/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Chen’s ‘Change of Heart’ Puts U.S. on Defensive
    Chen, a legal activist who is blind, was imprisoned for more than four years after representing villagers who opposed forced sterilizations. He consistently told U.S. diplomats during a week-long stay in the embassy in Beijing that he wanted to remain in ...
    05/3/2012 - 3:00 pm | View Link
  • Dissident Chen Guangcheng's case complicates U.S.-China ties
    A senior U.S. diplomat, Assistant Secretary of State Kurt Campbell, flew to Beijing on Sunday to discuss the case with ... The official, Wang Lijun, left the consulate and was reportedly taken into custody. Mitt Romney, the presumptive Republican ...
    04/30/2012 - 6:07 pm | View Link
  • U.S. sends diplomat to China amid furor over blind dissident
    BEIJING — A senior U.S. diplomat arrived in China on a hurried mission Sunday as new problems — from possible U.S. arms sales to Taiwan to the custody of a blind dissident ... Taiwan and after dissident legal activist Chen Guangcheng fled house ...
    04/29/2012 - 10:25 pm | View Link
  • Chen Guangcheng, Blind Chinese rights activist, holed up in the U.S. embassy
    BEIJING — Blind Chinese rights activist Chen Guangcheng is holed up in the U.S. embassy ... Members of his family and some of those who helped him escape have since disappeared into Chinese custody, Hu and other activists have said.
    04/29/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton
    As a child, Hillary Rodham was a teacher's favorite at her public schools in Park Ridge. She participated in swimming, baseball, and other sports.
    09/21/2014 - 1:32 pm | View Website
  • CNN Video
    Before and after the killing: the Pistorius I knew. Doomed model was becoming a star. Steenkamp crime scene pictures published
    09/21/2014 - 11:30 am | View Website
  • International News | World News
    Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews
    09/21/2014 - 2:26 am | View Website
  • U.S. News | National News
    ABC News reports on United States politics, crime, education, legal stories, celebrities, weather, the economy and more
    09/20/2014 - 10:51 pm | View Website
  • Raoul Wallenberg
    Raoul Gustaf Wallenberg (4 August 1912 – 17 July 1947?) was a Swedish architect, businessman, diplomat and humanitarian. He is widely celebrated for his successful ...
    09/20/2014 - 12:00 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News