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  • Chen Guangcheng speaks May 31, 2012, at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. Guangcheng is a blind Chinese activist whose dramatic escape earlier in the month from house arrest culminated in a flight to the U.S. (Associated Press)

    Watchers gone, but fear lingers in Chen's hometown

    Though the cameras and guards that kept blind activist Chen Guangcheng under house arrest have disappeared, the fear of local officials still lingers in his village and even his mother says he should not come home.


  • Blind Chinese legal activist Chen Guangcheng (right) arrives at Washington Square Village on the campus of New York University on Saturday, May 19, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

    Chinese activist's brother flees guarded village

    The brother of Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng fled his closely guarded village Thursday to seek legal advice in Beijing on how to protect his son from what their supporters call retaliation by local officials, an attorney said.


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