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'Condemnation' for Chinese dissident brother-in-law ruling

The international community has condemned a Chinese court's decision to upheld the jail sentence of the brother-in-law of jailed dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo.

A spokesman from the European Union said that there were concerns that Liu Hui's sentence was politically motivated.

Martin Patience reports that Liu Xiaobo's family feel they are being punished for his political opposition.

  • 16 Aug 2013
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