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Detained Chinese protester on hunger strike in critical condition, husband says

Police attack on female farmers. Xiaoxishan village, province of Jiangxi, Sept. 2, 2013. ( Courtesy of Xiaoxishan villagers via RFA)

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A detained petitioner in the eastern Chinese province of Shandong has been on hunger strike in a police-run detention center

 
 
 

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