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By Mangosuthu Buthelezi
Memories of a long brotherhood tempered in common struggle
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Wang Xiulan
During her 30-hour train journey to Beijing, Wang Xiulan ducked into bathrooms whenever the conductors checked IDs. Later, as she lay low in the outskirts of the capital, unidentified men caught her in a nighttime raid and hauled her to a police station. She assumed a fake identity to get away and is now in hiding again.
"I was scared to death when they suddenly barged in here," Ms. Wang said, pointing at the door, where the lock had just been replaced.
Many of the others were sent back, she said.