U.S. State Department keeps mum on China activist | CHINA US Focus

CHINA US Focus - Exclusive Analysis of the Politics, Economics, Military and Culture of China-US Relations.

FOLLOW US

U.S. State Department keeps mum on China activist

Andrew Quinn, Reuters
May 1, 2012
Share on FacebookFACEBOOK
Share on TwitterTWITTER
WEIBO
GOOGLE+
The U.S. State Department on Friday repeatedly declined to answer questions about blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng amid speculation that he had taken refuge at the U.S. embassy in Beijing after escaping from house arrest.
 
"I don't have anything for you on that subject," State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland told reporters in response to questions about Chen.
 
"I don't have anything on this issue at all."
 
The U.S. Embassy in Beijing also did not respond to questions about Chen. U.S. officials regularly decline to comment on individual requests for political asylum or sanctuary.
 
Read Full Article HERE

News by Date

August 2014
M T W T F S S
« Jul   Sep »
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031

Special Coverage

Sponsored Reports

This week in China-US Focus

Sign-up for e-mail newsletters and alerts and get the news you need delivered directly to your inbox.

Real Time Web Analytics