Lawyers for detained Chinese church leader, aides, assaulted amid crackdown

Lawyers for detained Chinese church leader, aides, assaulted amid crackdown


Lawyers for detained China church leader assaulted

Associated Press - 13 December 2013 02:48-05:00

BEIJING (AP) — A group of Chinese rights lawyers advocating for a detained Christian pastor and his aides say they have been assaulted by a crowd of unidentified people who also harassed a British television crew.
Lawyer Liu Weiguo said someone flung a brick at his head, causing it to bleed, while several other attorneys also were hurt Friday as the crowd ...


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